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Illustrations des oeuvres de Frédéric-le-Grand

1882


Place of Publication: Berlin, Germany

Dimensions

Overall (each vol.): 37.5 x 29.3 x 3.5 cm (14 3/4 x 11 9/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

64.388a-d

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 200 wood engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Berlin: R. Wagner, 1882) Folio, 4 vols.; (v. 1) [5 ff.] 49 numbered folios, plus plates; (v. 2) [2 ff.] fols. nbrd 50-99, plus plates; (v. 3) [2 ff.] fols. nbrd 100-149, plus plates; (v. 4) [2 ff.] fols. nbrd 150-199, 6 pp. [1 f.], plus plates; original publisher’s printed blue paper wrappers, original pictorial black-stamped white cloth portfolios.

Illustrations from the life of King Frederick II (the Great) of Prussia (1712-1786).


Berlin: R. Wagner, 1882

Provenance

W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955), by whom bequeathed to MFA April 8, 1964.

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen