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Oeuvres choisies de Le Sage

Illustrated by Clément Pierre Marillier (French, 1740–1808), Engraved by J. F. Borgnet (French, 18th century), Engraved by Jean Dambrun (French, 1741–about 1808), Engraved by Robert de Launay (French, 1754–1814), Engraved by Jean Louis Delignon (French, 1755–about 1804), Engraved by Antoine Jean Duclos (French, 1742–1795), Engraved by Remi Henri Joseph Delvaux (French, 1748/50–1823), Engraved by Louis Michel Halbou (French, 1730–1809), Engraved by Vincent Marie Langlois (French, born in 1756), Engraved by Pierre Adrien Le Beau (French, 1748–after 1800), Engraved by Joseph de Longueil (French, 1730–1792), Engraved by Charles Emmanuel Jean Baptiste Patas (French, 1744–1802), Engraved by Jean Louis Charles Pauquet (French, 1759–about 1824), Engraved by Marguerite (Hémery) Ponce (French, born in 1745), Portrait(s) designed by Jean Baptiste Guélard (French, active 1733–1755), Author Alain René Le Sage (French, 1668–1747)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 636


Overall: 22.2 x 15 x 2 cm (8 3/4 x 5 7/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Bound set of 33 etchings and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Bound sets

(Amsterdam, & Paris: 1783) Octavo; 33 leaves; modern gilt-stamped half green morocco, green marbled paper boards.

Literary illustrations; author portrait.

Amsterdam, & Paris: 1783


Acquired in 1908 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