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Les Quatre parties du jour, poëme traduit de l'allemand

1769
Illustrated by Charles Eisen (French, 1720–1778), Engraved by Jean Charles Baquoy (French, 1721–1777), Author Friedrich Wilhelm Zachariä (German, 1726–1777), Publisher Jean-Baptiste Guillaume Musier fils (French, died in 1810), Printer Didot [firm] (French, 18th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 1073

Dimensions

Overall: 20.5 x 13.8 x 2.3 cm (8 1/16 x 5 7/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

37.1553

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with nine etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Imprimerie Didot, for J. B. G. Musier fils, 1769) Octavo; 99 [i.e., 97] leaves, plus 5 plates; nineteenth-century gilt-stamped speckled brown calf.

Literary illustrations and vignettes.


Paris: Imprimerie Didot, for J. B. G. Musier, 1769

Provenance

Acquired in 1905 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