Chèvre, chevreaux et moutons (Goat, Kids and Sheep)

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


about 1762

Crayon-manner etching and engraving in red ink on laid paper

Plate: 8 9/16 × 11 1/2 in. (21.7 × 29.2 cm)

Sheet: 10 1/8 × 13 3/8 in. (25.7 × 33.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Guernsey Center Moore 1904 Memorial Fund, the Class of 1935 Memorial Fund, the Mrs. Harvey P. Hood W'18 Fund, the Julia L. Whittier Fund, and the Hood Museum of Art Acquisitions Fund



Gilles Demarteau, Paris


Place Made: Belgium, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, lower left margin: Boucher inv. et del.; inscribed, in plate, lower right margin: Demarteau l aine Sc.; inscribed, in plate, lower center margin: Tiré du Cabinet de Madame Dazaincourt. / AParis [AP in ligature] chez Demarteau lainé, avec Privilége du Roy.; inscribed, in plate, lower left: N.o [o in superscript] 56


James A. Bergquist, Boston, Massachusetts; sold to present collection, 1997.

Catalogue Raisonne

Leymarie (1896): 56; Roux (1949), IFF: 56

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