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La Pucelle d'Orléans, poëme, divisé en vingt chants, avec des notes. Nouvelle édition, corrigée, augmentée & collationnée sur le manuscript de l'auteur

1762
Illustrated by Hubert François Gravelot (French, 1699–1773), Author François Marie Arouet de Voltaire (French, 1694–1778), Printer Gabriel Cramer (Swiss, 1723–1793)


Place of Publication: Geneva, Switzerland

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 1029

Dimensions

Overall: 20 x 12.8 x 3.3 cm (7 7/8 x 5 1/16 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.701

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 20 etchings and numerous woodcut vignettes

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Geneva: Gabriel Cramer, 1762) Octavo; 185 leaves, plus plates; contemporary gilt-stamped red morocco (Derome).

Illustrations to Voltaire’s poem


Geneva: Gabriel Cramer, 1762

Provenance

Horatio Greenough Curtis (1844-1922; his inscription front flyleaf verso: "HGC 12/12/90"); his widow, by whom given to MFA, April 1925.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horatio Greenough Curtis