Un Polisson, debout, de face, une main dans la poche de sa culotte, l'autre sur une barrière (A Rascal, standing, full-face, a hand in his pocket. the other arm resting on a fence)

Gilles Demarteau, Flemish, 1722 - 1776
after François Boucher, French, 1703 - 1770
Gilles Demarteau, Paris



Crayon-manner etching and engraving in black and blue ink on white laid paper

Sheet: 10 3/16 × 7 3/16 in. (25.9 × 18.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Adelbert Ames Fine Arts Awards Fund



Place Made: Belgium, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, lower left: Boucher del.; inscribed, in plate, lower center: Du Cabinet de Monsieur de la Haye / A Paris chés Demarteau Graveur et Pensionnaire du Roi rue de la Pelterie à la Cloche.; inscribed, in plate, lower right: Demarteau sc. N.o [o in superscript] 516


Carolyn Bullard Fine Prints and Drawings, Dallas, Texas; sold to present collection, 2008.

Catalogue Raisonne

Leymarie (1896): 516; Roux (1949), IFF: 379

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