Origine des graces

1777
Illustrated by Charles-Nicolas Cochin le fils (French, 1715–1790), Engraved by Jacques Aliamet (French, 1726–1788), Engraved by Nicolas Delaunay (French, 1739–1792), Engraved by Louis Joseph Masquelier (French, 1741–1811), Engraved by François Denis Née (French, 1735–1818), Engraved by Augustin de Saint-Aubin (French, 1736–1807), Engraved by Jean Baptiste Simonet (French, 1742–1813), Author Mademoiselle Dionis (French, born about 1757)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 306

Dimensions

Overall: 20.6 x 13.2 x 1.4 cm (8 1/8 x 5 3/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1719

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with six etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: 1777) Octavo; 62 leaves, plus 6 plates; modern gilt-stamped blue morocco (Chambolle-Duru).

Literary illustrations.


Paris: 1777

Provenance

Acquired in 1926 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