Four heads of Roman soldiers

A copy of the four heads at the top of plate 8 of Jean-Baptiste Hutin's set of engravings after Boucher's drawings from Trajan's Column entitled Recueil de Differents caractères de Testes Dessinées d'après la Colonne Trajane par François Boucher Peintre du Roy published in Paris in 1750.

We thank Alastair Laing for his kind help in cataloguing this lot.

An unidentified collector's mark, verso (S inscribed in a diamond, black ink).

About Circle of François Boucher

1703-1770, Paris, France, based in Paris, France