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Bust of a Woman

A work made of color crayon-manner engraving on cream laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of color crayon-manner engraving on cream laid paper.

Date:

c. 1771

Artist:

Louis-Marin Bonnet (French, 1736-1793)
after François Boucher (French, 1703-1770)

About this artwork

This charming image is thought to represent François Boucher’s elder daughter, Jeanne Elisabeth Victoire, who married the great painter’s favorite pupil, Jean Baptiste Deshays, an accomplished artist in his own right.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Louis-Marin Bonnet

Title

Bust of a Woman

Origin

France

Date

Artist's working dates 1766–1776

Medium

Color crayon-manner engraving on cream laid paper

Dimensions

414 × 350 mm (image); 423 × 360 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles Netcher in memory of Charles Netcher II

Reference Number

1930.875

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