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Les Saisons, poëme...septième édition

Contes, poésies fugitives, fables orientales

1775
Illustrated by Jean-Michel Moreau le Jeune (French, 1741–1814), Illustrated by Pierre Philippe Choffard (French, 1730–1809), Engraved by Nicolas Delaunay (French, 1739–1792), Engraved by Antoine Jean Duclos (French, 1742–1795), Engraved by Jacques Philippe Le Bas (French, 1707–1783), Engraved by Benoît-Louis Prévost (French, about 1735–about 1804), Engraved by Jean Baptiste Simonet (French, 1742–1813), Author Jean-François de Saint-Lambert (French, 1716–1803)


Place of Publication: Amsterdam, Netherlands

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 926

Dimensions

Overall: 22.5 x 15.1 x 4 cm (8 7/8 x 5 15/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1521

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 12 etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Amsterdam: 1775) Octavo; 235 leaves, plus 7 plates [and 4 extra-illustrated plates]; contemporary gilt-stamped marbled brown calf.

Literary illustrations and vignettes.


Amsterdam: 1775

Provenance

Acquired in 1907 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