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La Nouvelle Zélis au bain, poëme en six chants

1768


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 797

Dimensions

Overall: 18.6 x 12.7 x 2 cm (7 5/16 x 5 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1407.2

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 19 etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Geneva, and Paris: Merlin, 1768) Quarto; 47 leaves; modern half gilt-stamped brown morocco, marbled paper boards

Plates and vignettes illustrating pastoral, erotic poem


Geneva, and Paris: Merlin, 1768

Provenance

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