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Oeuvres de Regnard, nouvelle édition

1790
Illustrated by Antoine Borel (French, 1734–after 1810), Engraved by Louis Croutelle (French, 1765–1829), Engraved by A. B. Duhamel (French, 1736–after 1800), Engraved by Louis Michel Halbou (French, 1730–1809), Engraved by Jacques Le Roy (French, born in 1739), Engraved by N. Thomas (French, about 1750–about 1812), Engraved by Thomas François Vignet (French, born in 1754), Author Jean-François Regnard (French, 1655–1709), Publisher Claude-François Maradan (French, 1762–1823)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 865-866

Dimensions

Overall (each vol.): 22.5 x 14.6 x 5 cm (8 7/8 x 5 3/4 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1780a-d

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 13 etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Maradan, 1790) Octavo, four vols.; [v. 1] 245 leaves, plus 1 plate; [v. 2] 251 ll., plus 5 pls.; [v. 3] 244 ll., plus 5 pls.; [v. 4] 246 ll., plus 2 pls.; contemporary gilt-stamped speckled brown calf.

Literary illustrations; author portrait.


Paris: Maradan, 1790

Provenance

Unidentified armorial bookplate "Ilam Hall," with motto "Nec prece nec pretio"; acquired in 1927 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