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Le Jardinier et son seigneur, opera comique

1761
Illustrated by Antoine Jean Duclos (French, 1742–1795), Illustrated by Charles Emmanuel Jean Baptiste Patas (French, 1744–1802), Etched by Pierre Dupin, fils (French, 18th century), Etched by Martinet (French, 18th–19th century), Author Michel-Jean Sedaine (French, 1719–1797), Author François Danican Philidor (French, 1726–1795), Publisher Claude Jean-Baptiste Hérissant (French, 1719?–1775)


Object Place: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 947

Dimensions

Overall: 20.2 x 13.5 x 3 cm (7 15/16 x 5 5/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1529

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with six etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Claude Hérissant, 1761) Quarto; 43 leaves, plus 6 plates; modern gilt-stamped red morocco. BOUND with 37.1529.2-5.

Dramatic illustrations


Paris: Claude Hérissant, 1761

Provenance

Bibliothèque S. Bentum [Beutum?], Budapest, at whose sale Lucerne, Gilhofer & Ranschburg, 18 November 1926, bought 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