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Portrait of Abraham Bosse

A work made of engraving on ivory laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of engraving on ivory laid paper.

Date:

n.d.

Artist:

Anton Graff
German, born Switzerland, 1736-1813

About this artwork

Abraham Bosse was an important engraver in seventeenth-century France. Although Graff was known above all for his portraits, this image must have had special significance for him, since he was, like Bosse, a prolific printmaker.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Anton Graff

Title

Portrait of Abraham Bosse

Origin

Germany

Date

Artist's working dates 1756–1813

Medium

Engraving on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

187 × 117 mm

Credit Line

The Wallace L. DeWolf and Joseph Brooks Fair Collections

Reference Number

1920.2211

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