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Illustrated by Hubert François Gravelot (French, 1699–1773), Engraved by Antoine Jean Duclos (French, 1742–1795), Engraved by Jean Jacques Flipart (French, 1719–1782), Engraved by Noël Le Mire (French, 1724–1801), Engraved by Louis Simon Lempereur (French, 1725–1796), Engraved by Jean Charles Levasseur (French, 1734–1816), Engraved by François Denis Née (French, 1735–1818), Engraved by Benoît-Louis Prévost (French, about 1735–about 1804), Engraved by Jean François Rousseau (French, born in 1740), Engraved by Jean Baptiste Simonet (French, 1742–1813), Portrait(s) designed by Jean-Baptiste Santerre (French, 1651–1717), Engraved by Charles Étienne Gaucher (French, 1741–1804), Author Jean Racine (French, 1639–1699)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Cohen-de Ricci 847-848; Ray, French Illustrated Book, 20
Overall: 20.8 x 13.7 x 0.9 cm (8 3/16 x 5 3/8 x 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Bound set of 13 etching and engravings
Not On View
(Paris: 1768) Octavo; 13 leaves; modern gilt-stamped half red morocco, red marbled paper.
Author portrait; dramatic illustrations.
William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom given to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent