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Idylles et poëmes champêtres

1762


Place of Publication: Lyon, France

Dimensions

Overall: 16.5 x 10.5 x 3 cm (6 1/2 x 4 1/8 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1758.2

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 13 etchings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Lyon: Jean-Marie Bruyset, 1762) Octavo; 103 leaves, plus frontispiece; contemporary gilt-stamped mottled brown calf. BOUND with Sacy, Amours de Mirtil, 1761 (37.1758.1).

Pastoral illustrations, vignettes, and tailpieces


Lyon: Jean-Marie Bruyset, 1762

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