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L'Education de Henri IV

1790
Illustrated by Clément Pierre Marillier (French, 1740–1808), Engraved by Pierre Duflos (French, born in 1751), Engraved by Hérault (French, active late 18th century), Author Abbé Duflos (French, late 18th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 334

Dimensions

Overall: 18.2 x 12.4 x 3.5 cm (7 3/16 x 4 7/8 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

37.1357

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with six etching and engravings, and two engraved titles

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Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Duflos le jeune, 1790) Octavo, two vols. in one; [v. 1] 125 leaves, plus 5 plates, and engraved title; [v. 2] 109 ll., plus 1 plate and engraved title; contemporary gilt-stamped marbled brown “tree” calf.

Historical illustrations; decorative engraved titles.


Paris: Duflos le jeune, 1790

Provenance

Unidentified armorial bookplate with motto "Timor dei nobilitas"; acquired in 1910 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