Les Aventures de Télémaque
Illustrated by Jean-Michel Moreau le Jeune (French, 1741–1814), Engraved by Emmanuel Jean Nepomucène de Ghendt (Flemish, worked in France, 1738–1815), Engraved by Abraham Girardet (French, 1764–1823), Engraved by Jean Baptiste Simonet (French, 1742–1813), Portrait(s) designed by Joseph Vivien (French, 1657–1734), Engraved by Remi Henri Joseph Delvaux (French, 1748/50–1823), Author François de Salignac de la Mothe- Fénelon (French, 1651–1715), Publisher Antoine Augustin Renouard (French, 1765–1853)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Cohen-de Ricci 389 [under 1802 Renouard edition]
Overall: 28 x 18.9 x 1.7 cm (11 x 7 7/16 x 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Bound set of 26 etching and engravings
Not On View
(Paris: Ant. Aug. Renouard [about 1811]) Octavo; 26 leaves; modern gilt-stamped half dark blue morocco, blue marbled paper boards.
Literary illustrations; author portrait.
Paris: Ant. Aug. Renouard [about 1811]
Acquired in 1917 in Paris by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent