Place of Publication: Paris, France
Cohen-de Ricci 314-16; Ray, French Illustrated Book, 43
Overall (vol. 1): 19 x 12.5 x 2.5 cm (7 1/2 x 4 15/16 x 1 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 202 etching and engravings
Not On View
(The Hague, and Paris: Delalain, 1773[-1775]) Quarto, two vols.; [v. 1] 88 leaves, plus frontispiece and engraved title; [v. 2] 68 ll., plus engraved title; contemporary gilt-stamped mottled calf.
Engraved titles, allegorical frontispiece, illustrative vignettes.
The Hague, and Paris: Delalain, 1773[-1775]
Acquired in 1902 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent