Degli amori di Abrocome e Anzia
Senofonte Efesio degli amori di Abrocome e Anzia
Illustrated by Pierre-Paul Prud'hon (French, 1758–1823), Engraved by Barthélemy Joseph Fulcran Roger (French, 1767–1841), Author Xenophon, of Ephesus (Greek), Printer Giambattista Bodoni (Italian, 1740–1813)
Place of Publication: Parma, Italy
Brunet V, 1502; Brooks, Compendiosa bibliografia di edizioni Bodoniane, 539
Overall: 16.4 x 11.5 x 1.4 cm (6 7/16 x 4 1/2 x 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with one etching and engraving
Not On View
(Crisopoli [i.e., Parma]: Giambattista Bodoni, 1794) Quarto; 100 leaves [frontispiece detached, rebound]; modern half gilt-stamped purple morocco, gray marbled boards.
Frontispiece with classical literary scene
Parma: Giambattista Bodoni, 1794
Acquired in Paris in August 1907 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent