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1767
Copied after Charles Eisen (French, 1720–1778), Copied after Jean-Baptiste Garand (French, died in 1780), Author Jean-Baptiste-Joseph Willart de Grécourt (French, 1684–1743)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall (each vol., depth variable): 18 x 10.6 x 2.3 cm (7 1/16 x 4 3/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

37.1861a-d

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with four etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Luxembourg [i.e., Paris]: 1767) Duodecimo, four vols.; [v. 1] 105 leaves, plus portrait; [v. 2] 139 ll., plus plate; [v. 3] 127 ll., plus pl.; [v. 4] 229 ll., plus pl.; contemporary gilt-stamped mottled brown calf.

Author portrait; literary illustrations.


Luxembourg [i.e., Paris]: 1767

Provenance

Acquired in 1921 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