Les Confessions de Comte de***, .... Huitième édition
Illustrated by Claude-Louis Desrais (French, 1746–1816), Engraved by Nicolas Delaunay (French, 1739–1792), Engraved by Jeanne Deny (French, 1749–after 1815), Engraved by Thérèse-Eléanor (Hémery) Lingée (French, born in 1753), Engraved by Marguerite (Hémery) Ponce (French, born in 1745), Engraved by Philippe Trière (French, 1756–about 1815), Engraved by Etienne Claude Voysard (French, 1746–about 1812), Author Charles Pinot Duclos (French, 1704–1772), Publisher Jean-Pierre Costard (French, 1743–1815)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Cohen-de Ricci 332
Overall: 21.8 x 14 x 2.8 cm (8 9/16 x 5 1/2 x 1 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with seven etching and engravings
Not On View
(London/Amsterdam, and Paris: Costard, 1776) Octavo, two parts in one vol.; 117 leaves, plus 7 plates; contemporary gilt-stamped mottled brown calf.
London/Amsterdam, and Paris: Costard, 1776
Unidentified monogram stamp on title (MS or SM); acquired in 1907 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent