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Oeuvres de Virgile [plates only]

1796
Illustrated by Jean-Michel Moreau le Jeune (French, 1741–1814), Illustrated by Giuseppe Zocchi (Italian, 1711/17-1767), Engraved by Pierre-Charles Baquoy (1759–1829), Engraved by Jean Dambrun (French, 1741–about 1808), Engraved by Jean Louis Delignon (French, 1755–about 1804), Engraved by Remi Henri Joseph Delvaux (French, 1748/50–1823), Engraved by A. B. Duhamel (French, 1736–after 1800), Engraved by Jean Baptiste Michel Dupréel (French, active 1787–1817), Engraved by Louis Michel Halbou (French, 1730–1809), Engraved by Nicholas Ponce (French, 1746–1831), Engraved by N. Thomas (French, about 1750–about 1812), Author Virgil (born in 70 B.C.E.)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 1020-21

Dimensions

Overall: 21.9 x 14.4 x 1 cm (8 5/8 x 5 11/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

37.1545

Medium or Technique

Bound set of 18 etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Bound sets

([Paris: 1796]) Quarto; 19 leaves; modern gilt-stamped red morocco.

Literary illustrations.


[Paris: 1796]

Provenance

Francis Palmer (armorial bookplate); acquired from Parsons, London, in 1907 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