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Les amours pastorales de Daphnis et Chloé

1798
Illustrated by Nicolas-André Monsiau (French, 1754/55–1837), Engraved by Jean Baptiste Michel Dupréel (French, active 1787–1817), Illustrated by Philippe Orléans duc d' (French, 1674–1723), Illustrated by Antoine Coypel (French, 1661–1722), Engraved by Géraud Vidal (French, 1742–1804), Author Longus, Publisher Claude-François Maradan (French, 1762–1823), Printer Suret (French, late 18th–early 19th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 656

Dimensions

Overall: 17.2 x 12.8 x 3 cm (6 3/4 x 5 1/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1638

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 35 etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Suret, for Maradan and Desenne, 1798) Small octavo; 91 leaves, plus 35 plates; nineteenth-century gilt-stamped half black morocco, green marbled paper boards.

Literary illustrations.


Paris: Suret, for Maradan and Desenne, 1798

Provenance

E. B. Holden (from donor's note on verso of front flyleaf); acquired at Holden sale, Anderson Galleries, New York, in 1913 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