Les Bains de Diane ou le triomphe de l'amour. Poëme.
Illustrated by Clément Pierre Marillier (French, 1740–1808), Engraved by Emmanuel Jean Nepomucène de Ghendt (Flemish, worked in France, 1738–1815), Engraved by Jean Massard (1740–1822), Engraved by Nicholas Ponce (French, 1746–1831), Engraved by Nicolas Joseph Voyez l'ainé (French, 1742–1806), Author Guillaume François Fouques Deshayes Desfontaines (French, 1733–1825), Publisher Jean-Pierre Costard (French, 1743–1815)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Cohen-de Ricci 295-296; Ray, French Illustrated Book, 42.
Overall: 21.7 x 15.1 x 1.5 cm (8 9/16 x 5 15/16 x 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with four etching and engravings
Not On View
(Paris: J. P. Costard, 1770) Quarto; 63 leaves, plus title and 3 plates; modern gilt-stamped half dark blue morocco, marbled paper boards.
Paris: J. P. Costard, 1770
Acquired in 1905 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent