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Mes Fantaisies... troisième édition.

Illustrated by Charles Eisen (French, 1720–1778), Engraved by Joseph de Longueil (French, 1730–1792), Engraved by Emmanuel Jean Nepomucène de Ghendt (Flemish, worked in France, 1738–1815), Author Claude Joseph Dorat (French, 1734–1780), Publisher Delalain (firm) (18th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 320


Overall: 20.2 x 13.6 x 2.1 cm (7 15/16 x 5 3/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with four etching and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(The Hague [i.e., Paris]: Delalain, 1770) Octavo; 132 leaves, plus frontispiece; modern gilt-stamped half brown morocco, brown cloth boards.

Decorative title frontispiece, fleuron, vignette, and tailpiece.

The Hague [i.e., Paris]: Delalain, 1770


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