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La pucelle d'Orléans, poëme en vingt-un chants, avec des notes

1780
Illustrated by Jean Duplessi-Bertaux (French, 1747–1819), Author François Marie Arouet de Voltaire (French, 1694–1778), Publisher Hubert-Martin Cazin (French, 1724–1795)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 1032-33

Dimensions

Overall (each vol.): 12.5 x 8.1 x 2.3 cm (4 15/16 x 3 3/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

37.1792a-b

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 22 etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(“Londres” [i.e., Paris: Cazin] 1780) Duodecimo in sixes, two vols.; [v. 1] 111 leaves, plus 1 plate; [v. 2] 92 ll.; original gilt-stamped mottled brown calf.

Literary illustrations.


“Londres” [i.e., Paris: Cazin] 1780

Provenance

Acquired in 1901 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