Chansons joyeuses...nouvelle édition, considérablement augmentée
Illustrated by Hubert François Gravelot (French, 1699–1773), Engraved by François Denis Née (French, 1735–1818), Author Charles Collé (French, 1709–1783), Printer Joseph Gérard Barbou (French, 1723–1790)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Cohen-de Ricci 247
Overall: 18 x 12 x 2.3 cm (7 1/16 x 4 3/4 x 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with one etching and engraving, and engraved musical scores
Not On View
(Paris, London, “Ispahan”: Académie de Troyes [i.e., Paris: Barbou], 1765) Octavo, two parts in one vol.; 97 leaves, plus 1 plate and 8 leaves of engraved music; modern gilt-stamped dark brown morocco.
Decorative frontispiece to second part; engraved musical scores.
Paris, London, “Ispahan”: Académie de Troyes [i.e., Paris: Barbou], 1765
Acquired in 1914 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent