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Almanach historique de la révolution françoise, pour l'année 1792

La constitution françoise

1792
Illustrated by Jean-Michel Moreau le Jeune (French, 1741–1814), Engraved by Jacques-Joseph Coiny (French, 1761–1809), Engraved by Louis Michel Halbou (French, 1730–1809), Engraved by Jean Jacques Hubert (French, born in 1760), Engraved by Vincent Marie Langlois (French, born in 1756), Engraved by Joseph de Longueil (French, 1730–1792), Engraved by Jean Baptiste Simonet (French, 1742–1813), Author Jean-Paul Rabaut (French, 1743–1793), Publisher Eugène Onfroy (French, died in 1809), Publisher Jean George Treuttel (French, 18th century), Printer François Ambroise Didot (French, 1730–1804)


Place of Publication: Paris, France; Place of Publication: Strasbourg, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 837

Dimensions

Overall: 12.8 x 8.3 x 2.5 cm (5 1/16 x 3 1/4 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

37.1663

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with six etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Didot l’aîné, for Onfroy, and Strasbourg: Treuttel [1792]) 18mo; 223 leaves, plus 6 plates; contemporary gilt-stamped red morocco.

Allegorical frontispiece; illustrations from French revolutionary history.


Paris: Didot l’aîné, for Onfroy, and Strasbourg: Treuttel [1792]

Provenance

Bibliothèque Genard [booklabel]; acquired in 1924 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent