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Aminta favola boschereccia

1800
Illustrated by Pierre-Paul Prud'hon (French, 1758–1823), Engraved by Barthélemy Joseph Fulcran Roger (French, 1767–1841), Author Torquato Tasso (Italian, 1544–1595), Publisher Antoine Augustin Renouard (French, 1765–1853)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 980

Dimensions

Overall: 14 x 9 x 1.4 cm (5 1/2 x 3 9/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1684

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with two etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Ant. Ag. Renouard, 1800) Duodecimo; 144 pages, plus 1 plate; contemporary blind- and gilt-stamped brown morocco.

Literary illustration; author portrait.


Paris: Ant. Ag. Renouard, 1800

Provenance

Unidentified armorial bookplate; Vicomte A. de Ginestou (armorial bookplate); acquired from Gougy, Paris, in 1907 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