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La vie de St. Bruno fondateur de l'Ordre des Chartreux peinte au cloistre de la Chartreuse de Paris par Eustache Le Sueur

1675
Engraved by François Chauveau (French, 1613–1676), Engraved by Sébastien Leclerc (French, 1637–1714), After Eustache Le Sueur (French, 1616–1655), Publisher René Cousinet (French, second half of 17th century), Gérard Edelinck (French, 1640–1707)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet III, 1020; Bibliothèque Nationale, Inventaire 17th cen., v. 2, pp. 404-05, nos. 91-111; v. 8, pp. 96-97, nos. 297-99

Dimensions

Overall: 41.2 x 29.5 x 1.3 cm (16 1/4 x 11 5/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

65.572

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with engraved title, engraved dedication, and 22 engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: René Cousinet, 1675) Folio; 24 leaves; contemporary vellum.

Illustrations of paintings by Le Sueur of life of St. Bruno


Paris: René Cousinet, 1675

Provenance

Loinville [bookplate]; Martin Breslauer, London, from whom purchased by MFA, May 12, 1965.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund