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Office de la Semaine Sainte en latin & en françois à l'usage de Rome & de Paris

1728
Engraved by Jean-Baptiste Scotin (French, born in 1678)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 762

Dimensions

Overall: 20.2 x 13.5 x 5 cm (7 15/16 x 5 5/16 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.855

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with five engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Chez la Veuve Mazières, et Garnier, 1728) Octavo; 362 leaves, plus four plates; contemporary gilt-stamped red morocco with arms of Marie Leczinska, Queen of France.

Decorative title page, dedicatory vignette, and three illustrations of Christ’s Entry into Jerusalem, the Last Supper, and the Ascension.


Paris: Chez la Veuve Mazières, et Garnier, 1728

Provenance

Marie Leczincka, Queen of France (1703-1768); ownership inscription dated 23 April 1784 after last leaf of text; Georges Mathias, Paris, by whom given to MFA, October 4, 1934.

Credit Line

Gift of Georges Mathias