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Oeuvres de J. B. P. Molière [plates only]

1876
Illustrated by François Boucher (French, 1703–1770), Etched by Emile Boilvin (French, 1845–1899), Etched by Charles Jean Louis Courtry (French, 1846–1897), Etched by Léon Gaucherel (French, 1816–1886), Etched by Gustave Greux (French, 1838–1919), Etched by Paul-Edme Le Rat (French, 1849–1892), Etched by Jules Massard (French, born in 1848), Etched by Félix Augustin Milius (French, 1843–1894), Etched by Augustin Mongin (French, 1843–1911), Etched by Paul Adolphe Rajon (French, 1843–1888), Author J. B. P. Molière (French, 1622–1673), Publisher Alphonse Lemerre (French, 1838–1912)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall (folder with prints): 21.6 x 14.8 x 1.3 cm (8 1/2 x 5 13/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

37.1892

Medium or Technique

Portfolio of 35 etchings.

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Portfolios

(Paris: Alphonse Lemerre, 1876) Octavo; 35 unbound leaves; original publisher’s half green cloth, printed tan paper portfolio.

Literary illustrations; author portrait.


Paris: Alphonse Lemerre, 1876

Provenance

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