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Contes de La Fontaine

1934
Illustrated by Jean-Honoré Fragonard (French, 1732–1806), Author Jean de La Fontaine (French, 1621–1695)


Dimensions

14 3/8 in.

Accession Number

47.377a-b

Medium or Technique

Paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Daniel Jacomet, [1934]); 2 vols., unbound, with publishers’ brown-paper wraps.

Facsimile of manuscript illustrated with 44 sepia drawings by Fragonard, made originally for the 1795 edition of Jean de La Fontaine’s Contes.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund