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Histoire de Sophie de Francourt

1768
Illustrated by Hubert François Gravelot (French, 1699–1773), Engraved by Antoine Jean Duclos (French, 1742–1795), Engraved by Jean Jacques André Le Veau (French, 1729–1785), Engraved by Jean Baptiste de Lorraine (French, born in 1737), Engraved by Louis Joseph Masquelier (French, 1741–1811), Author Adrien Nicolas Piédefer La Salle d'Offément marquis de (French, 1754–1818), Publisher Joseph Merlin (French, 1718–1783)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 602-603

Dimensions

Overall (each vol.): 17 x 10.6 x 2.5 cm (6 11/16 x 4 3/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

37.1633a-b

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with four etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Merlin, 1768) Duodecimo, two vols.; [v. 1] 136 leaves, plus 2 plates; [v. 2] 146 ll., plus 2 pls.; contemporary gilt-stamped mottled brown calf.

Literary illustrations.


Paris: Merlin, 1768

Provenance

Charlotte [Fountain?--inscription preliminary leaf]; acquired in 1905 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