- Museum number
The workshop of a printer; worker inking the plate on the left another wiping a plate, the third printing it on a rolling press. 1642
- Production date
Height: 256 millimetres
Width: 323 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Also see exhib. cat. 'Abraham Bosse, savant graveur' (Paris, Tours, 2004), No.204.
This print was issued as a black and white facsimile by the British Museum in 'Reproductions of Prints in the British Museum', Third Series Part III (Specimens of Etching by French Masters 1620-1670), Published by the Trustees, in 1909 where it was number XXV and described there as 'Abraham Bosse. Printing-room at a Line-Engraver's'; see 1909,0512.7.33 (Shelfmark 245*.b.32).
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2000/1 Nov-Feb, London, Tate Britain, 'William Blake'
2017-18 Sept-Jan, BM, G90, The Business of Prints
- Acquisition date
- 1810 (before)
- Acquisition notes
- No indication of provenance on the verso
- Prints and Drawings
- Registration number