Corps d'extraits de romans de chevalerie
Illustrated by Clément Pierre Marillier (French, 1740–1808), Engraved by Nicolas Delaunay (French, 1739–1792), Engraved by Martin de Monchy (French, born in 1746), Engraved by Emmanuel Jean Nepomucène de Ghendt (Flemish, worked in France, 1738–1815), Engraved by Charles Emmanuel Jean Baptiste Patas (French, 1744–1802), Author Louis-Elisabeth, comte de Tressan (French, 1705–1783), Publisher Pierre François Basan (French, 1723–1797), Publisher Claude-François Maradan (French, 1762–1823)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Cohen-de Ricci 999
Overall (each vol., depth variable): 19.1 x 12.8 x 2.7 cm (7 1/2 x 5 1/16 x 1 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with eight etching and engravings
Not On View
(Paris: [Basan, and] Maradan, 1788[-1789]) Octavo, four vols.; [v. 1] 201 leaves, plus 2 plates; [v. 2] 195 ll., plus 2 pls.; [v. 3] 213 ll., plus 2 pls.; [v. 4] 189 ll., plus 2 pls.; contemporary gilt- and blind-stamped brown calf.
Paris: [Basan, and] Maradan, 1788[-1789]
Acquired in 1917 from Goodspeed, Boston, by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent