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Suite complète de 120 figures de Marillier

1785–89
Illustrated by Clément Pierre Marillier (French, 1740–1808), Engraved by Pierre Philippe Choffard (French, 1730–1809), Engraved by Jean Dambrun (French, 1741–about 1808)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 198; Ray, French Illustrated Book, 46

Dimensions

Overall: 22.1 x 15.7 x 4.3 cm (8 11/16 x 6 3/16 x 1 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.2325

Medium or Technique

Bound set of 120 etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Bound sets

([Paris: 1785-1789]) Octavo; 120 leaves; modern tan buckram, gilt-stamped red morocco spine label.

Literary illustrations.


[Paris: 1785-1789]

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