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Histoire de Gérard de Nevers et de la belle Euriant sa mie

1792
Illustrated by Jean-Michel Moreau le Jeune (French, 1741–1814), Engraved by Jean Baptiste Michel Dupréel (French, active 1787–1817), Engraved by Emmanuel Jean Nepomucène de Ghendt (Flemish, worked in France, 1738–1815), Engraved by Georges Malbeste (French, 1754–1843), Engraved by Jean Baptiste Simonet (French, 1742–1813), Author Louis-Elisabeth, comte de Tressan (French, 1705–1783), Printer Pierre François Didot (French, 1731–1793)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 997

Dimensions

Overall: 13.3 x 8.6 x 2 cm (5 1/4 x 3 3/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1688

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with four etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Didot jeune, 1792) 18mo; 126 leaves, plus 4 plates; modern gilt-stamped half blue morocco, blue marbled paper boards.

Literary illustrations.


Paris: Didot jeune, 1792

Provenance

Acquired in 1907 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent