Le Toucher (Touch) from the series Les Cinq Senses (The Five Senses)

Etching and engraving on paper | 1720-1770

François Boucher

Two allegorical figures representing the sense of touch. One seated, elderly man (left), and one standing, young woman (right). Each holds an animal (cat?), and at their feet lay a parasol, a spoon, and a platter.

Credit: Gift of Eleanor and Sarah H...
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