Les aventures de Télémaque, fis d'Ulysse.... Tome premier.
Illustrated by Charles-Nicolas Cochin le fils (French, 1715–1790), Illustrated by Charles Eisen (French, 1720–1778), Illustrated by Jean-Jacques François Le Barbier (French, 1738–1826), Illustrated by Jean-Michel Moreau le Jeune (French, 1741–1814), Engraved by Nicolas Delaunay (French, 1739–1792), Engraved by Charles Étienne Gaucher (French, 1741–1804), Engraved by Noël Le Mire (French, 1724–1801), Engraved by Nicholas Ponce (French, 1746–1831), Engraved by Benoît-Louis Prévost (French, about 1735–about 1804), Engraved by Augustin de Saint-Aubin (French, 1736–1807), Engraved by Jean Baptiste Simonet (French, 1742–1813), Engraved by Droüet (French, 18th century), Author François de Salignac de la Mothe- Fénelon (French, 1651–1715)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Cohen-de Ricci 383-384
Overall: 29.2 x 22.8 x 2.8 cm (11 1/2 x 9 x 1 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 19 etching and engravings, text entire engraved
Not On View
(Paris: Droüet, 1781) Quarto; 101 leaves, plus 7 plates [four additional proofs of plates laid in]; nineteenth-century gilt-stamped half black cloth, marbled paper boards.
Literary illustrations; engraved lettering.
Paris: Droüet, 1781
Acquired in 1927 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent