Crispin assis, la main sur la garde de son épée (Crispin Seated, Hand on his Sword) from "Figures de différents caractères"

François Boucher, French, 1703 - 1770
after Jean-Antoine Watteau, French, 1684 - 1721


1726; published after 1739

Etching on laid paper

Sheet: 12 9/16 × 9 7/16 in. (31.9 × 23.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Julia L. Whittier Fund



Gabriel Huquier, Paris


Place Made: France, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, within image, upper right: XXV; inscribed, in plate, within image, lower right: 57.; inscribed, in plate, lower left margin : Watteau del; inscribed, in plate, lower center margin: Huquier ex. C.P.R; inscribed, in plate, lower right margin: B.Sc.


Dr. David James, Miami, Florida; sold to present collection, 1964.

Catalogue Raisonne

P. Jean-Richard, L'Oeuvre grave de Francois Boucher, Paris, 1978, no. 59.

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