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Le temple des muses, orné de lx tableaux où sont representés les évènemens les plus remarquables de l'antiquité fabuleuse

1733
Illustrated by Abraham Jansz. van Diepenbeeck (Flemish, 1596–1675), Illustrated by Pierre Brebiette (French, c. 1598–1642), Engraved by Bernard Picart (French, 1673–1733), Printer and Publisher Zacharias Chatelain (Dutch, 18th century)


Place of Publication: Amsterdam, Netherlands

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 531

Dimensions

Overall: 47.5 x 32 x 5 cm (18 11/16 x 12 5/8 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1976

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 63 engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Amsterdam: Zacharias Chatelain, 1733) Folio; 83 leaves, plus 61 plates; contemporary gilt-stamped dark brown calf.

Allegorical engraved title; illustrations to classical myths; decorative title vignette; coat of arms of dedicatee


Amsterdam: Zacharias Chatelain, 1733

Provenance

Acquired in 1917 from Goodspeed's Bookshop, Boston, 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