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Pastoralium, de Daphnide et Chloë, libri quatuor. Graece et latine.

1754
Engraved by Benoît Audran I (Franco–Dutch or German, 1661–1721), Engraved by Simon Fokke (Dutch, 1712–1784), After Philippe Orléans duc d' (French, 1674–1723), After Charles Eisen (French, 1720–1778), After Charles-Nicolas Cochin le fils (French, 1715–1790), Author Longus


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 652-53

Dimensions

Overall: 20.5 x 16.4 x 3.1 cm (8 1/16 x 6 7/16 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

37.1769

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 48 etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: 1754) Quarto; 88 leaves, plus 31 plates; contemporary gilt-stamped brown calf.

Literary illustrations; decorative borders, vignettes, and tailpieces


Paris: 1754

Provenance

F. J. Cuthbert (armorial bookplate); acquired in 1922 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