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

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


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

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 16 etching and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


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


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