Oeuvres complettes de Crébillon, nouvelle édition
Illustrated by Clément Pierre Marillier (French, 1740–1808), Engraved by Jean Dambrun (French, 1741–about 1808), Engraved by Charles-Eugène Duponchel (French, born in 1748), Engraved by François Robert Ingouf le jeune (French, 1747–1812), Engraved by Charles François Adrien Macret (French, 1751–1789), Engraved by Philippe Trière (French, 1756–about 1815), Portrait(s) designed by Maurice Quentin de La Tour (French, 1704–1788), Author Prosper Jolyot Crébillon (French, 1674–1762), Printer Jacques Gabriel Clousier (French, died in 1804)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Cohen-de Ricci 263-264
Overall (each vol., depth variable): 20.7 x 13.5 x 3.3 cm (8 1/8 x 5 5/16 x 1 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with ten etching and engravings
Not On View
(Paris: Clousier, for Libraires associés, 1785) Octavo, three vols.; [v. 1] 284 leaves, plus 4 plates; [v. 2] 190 ll., plus 4 pls.; [v. 3] 169 ll., plus 2 pls.; contemporary gilt-stamped marbled brown calf.
Literary illustrations; author portrait.
Paris: Clousier, for Libraires associés, 1785
Acquired in 1910 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent