Charles IX, ou l'école des rois, tragédie
Illustrated by Antoine Borel (French, 1734–after 1810), Engraved by Jean Louis Delignon (French, 1755–about 1804), Engraved by Louis S. Berthet (French, active from 1775–1806), Portrait(s) designed by C. Lefebvre (French, active end of 18th century), Engraved by Louis Alexandre Boutelou (French, born in 1761), Author Marie-Joseph Chénier (French, 1764–1811), Publisher Martin Bossange (French, 1765–1865), Printer Pierre François Didot (French, 1731–1793)
Place of Publication: Paris, France; Place of Publication: Nantes, France
Cohen-de Ricci 232
Overall: 21.4 x 13.8 x 2.5 cm (8 7/16 x 5 7/16 x 1 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with three etching and engravings, plus an added portrait
Not On View
(Paris: Bossange et compagnie, and Nantes: Louis, 1790) Octavo; 134 leaves, plus three plates; contemporary [original?] red paste-paper wrappers.
Paris: Bossange et compagnie, and Nantes: Louis, 1790
Acquired in 1929 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent