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Les Sens, poëme en six chants...seconde édition

1767
Illustrated by Charles Eisen (French, 1720–1778), Illustrated by Pierre Alexandre Wille (French, 1748–1821), Engraved by Joseph de Longueil (French, 1730–1792), Author Barnabé Farmain Durosoy (French, 1743–1792)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 340

Dimensions

Overall: 17.7 x 12.3 x 3 cm (6 15/16 x 4 13/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1414

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 16 etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(London [i.e., Paris]: 1767) Octavo; 95 leaves, plus frontispiece, title, 6 plates, and 2 music sheets; modern gilt-stamped red morocco (Dubois). BOUND with Dorat, Recueil de contes et de poëmes, 1770 (37.1414.2)

Engraved title; pastoral illustrations, headpieces, vignettes, and tailpieces; musical scores


London [i.e., Paris]: 1767

Provenance

Acquired in 1918 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