Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Employment Bureau

Series/Portfolio:
Trades
(Les Métiers)
Artist:
Abraham Bosse (French, Tours 1602/1604–1676 Paris)
Publisher:
Jean I Leblond (French, ca. 1590–1666 Paris)
Date:
1633
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 1/8 × 14 1/2 in. (28.3 × 36.9 cm)
Plate: 10 3/16 × 13 1/4 in. (25.8 × 33.6 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1926
Accession Number:
26.49.57
Not on view
L'étude du procureur

Inscription: Lettered in plate, within image, lower left: ABosse jnuen et fe.; center: le Blond excud avec Privilege; below image, left: La Vilageose Monsieur pour conclure...si beau planter; center: Nous verrons si...si bon appetit.; right: Le Garçon Que vous entender...de vostre maison

Marking: Collector's mark of of Fritz Rumpf (Lugt 2161) stamped in black ink on verso, lower left corner
Fritz Rumpf (German); Vendor: Francisque Lefrançois, Paris (French)
Duplessis 164.1393; Blum 1043; BN I.528.1393; Lothe 261.245
Georges Duplessis Catalogue de l'oeuvre de Abraham Bosse. Paris, 1859, cat. no. 1393, p. 164.

André Blum L'Oeuvre gravé d'Abraham Bosse. 1924, cat. no. 1043.

Sophie Join-Lambert, Maxime Préaud Abraham Bosse: Savant graveur. Exh. cat., Bibliothèque nationale de France; Tours: Musée des beaux-arts. 2004, cat. no. 71, p. 115.

José Lothe L'oeuvre gravé d'Abraham Bosse. Graveur parisien du XVIIe siècle. Paris, 2008, cat. no. 245, pp. 261, 304, ill.

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