Lot 4: ATTRIBUTED TO FRANCOIS BOUCHER (1703-1770): VIRGIN AND CHILD WITH ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST
October 27, 2012
Hudson, NY, USALive Auction
ATTRIBUTED TO FRANCOIS BOUCHER (1703-1770): VIRGIN AND CHILD WITH ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST
Brush and black ink, and brown, blue and red wash with white heightening. 6 x 4 1/4 in. (sight), 20 x 16 in. (mat).
Note: For a similar composition by Boucher, see A. Ananoff, Francois Boucher, Paris, 1976, vol. II, p. 288, cat. no. 662. Provenance: Swann Galleries, New York, March 2, 2000, lot #45, illustrated; Private Collection, Stowe , Vermont.