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Bosse, A. - Les vierges sages - A6314

Bosse, A. - Les vierges sagesBosse, A. - Les vierges sages
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Abraham Bosse
About 1604 Tours – Paris 1676

Les vierges sages.

Copper engraving, 1636, on handmade paper with watermark: Shield with coat of arms and added characters. 25,2:32 cm. Le Blond excud.

Very nice and uniform impression, margins trimmed close to the platemark.

Provenance: Collection Georges Duplessis (1834-1899), who worked at the print room of the Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris.

Literature: Blum 1016. Very nice impression, nearly trimmed to the edge-line.

From the Parable of the Ten Virgins, Matthew 25, 4: The five wise virgins with their oil lamps.