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Almanach littéraire, ou étrennes d'Apollon, pour l'année 1791.... Avec une notice des ouvrages nouveaux.

1791
Attributed to Clément Pierre Marillier (French, 1740–1808), Author Pierre-Louis d' Aquin de Château-Lyon (French, 1720–1796), Publisher Nicolas Bonaventure Duchesne (French, died in 1765), Publisher André Defer de Maisonneuve (French, 1749–1795)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 26; Carteret, Almanachs français, 574

Dimensions

Overall: 14.3 x 8.8 x 2.5 cm (5 5/8 x 3 7/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

37.1796

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with one etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

([Paris:] veuve Duchesne et fils, and Defer de Maisonneuve, 1791) Duodecimo; 132 leaves, plus 1 plate; contemporary gilt-stamped brown calf.

Literary illustration.


[Paris:] veuve Duchesne et fils, and Defer de Maisonneuve, 1791

Provenance

Acquired in 1925 from R.G. Michel, Paris, 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