Old Man with a Boy Reading

A work made of etching on paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of etching on paper.

Date:

1770

Artist:

Jean Jacques de Boissieu
French, 1736-1810

About this artwork

Jean Jacques de Boissieu was a self-taught artist in Lyon who visited Italy in 1765-66. He produced his most intense prints in the years 1758-64, 1770-82, and after 1789.

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Artist

Jean Jacques de Boissieu

Title

Old Man with a Boy Reading

Origin

France

Date

1770

Medium

Etching on paper

Dimensions

180 × 120 mm (image); 186 × 126 mm (plate); 213 × 148 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Gift of Arthur Churchill in memory of William McCallin McKee

Reference Number

1930.1250

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