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Oeuvres complètes de Jean Racine

1811
Illustrated by Jean-Michel Moreau le Jeune (French, 1741–1814), Engraved by Wilbrode-Magloire-Nicolas Courbe (French, active late 18th–early 19th century), Engraved by Abraham Jacobsz. Hulk (Dutch, active 1772–1817), Engraved by Jean César Macret (French, born in 1768), Engraved by Louis François Mariage (French, active 1785–1811), Engraved by Philippe Trière (French, 1756–about 1815), Portrait(s) designed by Jean-Baptiste Santerre (French, 1651–1717), Engraved by Jean Baptiste Michel Dupréel (French, active 1787–1817), Author Jean Racine (French, 1639–1699), Publisher Raymond et Ménard (French, active early 19th century), Printer Crapelet [firm] (French, late 18th–early 19th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 850-51

Dimensions

Overall (each vol.): 21.2 x 13.5 x 3.2 cm (8 3/8 x 5 5/16 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

37.1508a-d

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 13 etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Racine. Oeuvres Complètes. (4 vols.); Chez Raymond and Ménard, impr. de Crapelet, Paris, 1796; Cohen 850; Illustrated by Moreau.


Paris: Crapelet, for Lefèvre, 1811

Provenance

W. Berwick (bookplate); James Conolly (armorial bookplate); acquired in 1914 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