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Le Temple de la renommée, poëme

1749
Engraved by Charles Nicolas Cochin, père (French, 1688–1754), After Charles-Nicolas Cochin le fils (French, 1715–1790)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall: 20 x 12.7 x 2.5 cm (7 7/8 x 5 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

37.1410.2

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with one etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(London [i.e., Paris]: 1749) Octavo; 24 leaves; contemporary gilt-stamped brown calf. BOUND with Du Boccage’s Paradis terrestre and Amazones (37.1410.1, .3).

Allegorical frontispiece.


London [i.e., Paris]: 1749

Provenance

Acquired in 1908 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