Requires Photography

Les Géorgiques..., traduction nouvelle en vers françois.... Quatrième édition revue & corrigée.

1770
Illustrated by Charles Eisen (French, 1720–1778), Illustrated by Francesco Casanova (Italian, 1727–1802), Engraved by Joseph de Longueil (French, 1730–1792), Author Virgil (born in 70 B.C.E.), Publisher Bleuet (18th century), Printer Augustin-Marin Lottin l'ainé (French, 1726–1793)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 1022 (but 4th ed.)

Dimensions

Overall: 19.9 x 13.5 x 4 cm (7 13/16 x 5 5/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1541

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with five etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Lottin, for Bleuet, 1770) Octavo; 184 leaves; contemporary gilt-stamped mottled brown calf.

Literary, pastoral illustrations.


Paris: Lottin, for Bleuet, 1770

Provenance

Acquired in 1920 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