Potare Sitientes (Give Drink to the Thirsty), from the series The Seven Works of Mercy

Sebastien Bourdon, French, 1616 - 1671

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1671

Etching and engraving on wove paper

Overall: 17 × 23 in. (43.2 × 58.4 cm)

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

PR.971.6.2

Geography/Culture

Europe, France

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, lower center: II Potare Sitientes 1.Reg.28.4; lower right: Sebastianus Bourdon Monpeliensis; further inscriptions in Latin and French

Provenance

David Tunick, Inc., New York, New York; sold to present collection, 1971.

Catalogue Raisonne

Robert-Dumesnil, Vol. XI, p. 19, no. 3

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