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Catalogue raisonné, des bijoux, porcelaines, bronzes, lacqs, lustres de cristal de roche et de porcelaine...provenans de la succession to M. Angran, Vicomte de Fonspertuis

1747
Engraved by Charles Nicolas Cochin, père (French, 1688–1754), After Charles-Nicolas Cochin le fils (French, 1715–1790), Author Edmé François Gersaint (French, 1694–1750), Publisher Pierre Prault (French, active about 1714–1760), Publisher Jacques Barois (French, 18th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall: 16.8 x 10.5 x 2.7 cm (6 5/8 x 4 1/8 x 1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

58.641

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with one etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Pierre Prault and Jacques Barois, 1747) Duodecimo; 192 leaves; contemporary gilt-stamped mottled brown calf.

Frontispiece of auction room with collectors examining paintings and portfolios


Paris: Pierre Prault and Jacques Barois, 1747

Provenance

Edmund Schilling (1888-1974, art historian), by whom given to MFA, June 5, 1958.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Edmund Schilling