La Vieille importune
Engraving, platemark 290 x 220mm (11½ x 8½"). Very large margins.
A young woman's lover escapes up the stairs out of sight while she distracts an inquisitive older woman, whose bunch of keys suggest she owns the barn. After a painting by Pierre Antoine Baudouin (1723 - 1769) who worked in Boucher's studio and married the elder painter's daughter.
[Ref: 38327] £190.00