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1765
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

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 247

Dimensions

Overall: 18 x 12 x 2.3 cm (7 1/16 x 4 3/4 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

37.1387

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with one etching and engraving, and engraved musical scores

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(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

Provenance

Acquired in 1914 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