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Poesies sacrées

Illustrated by Hubert François Gravelot (French, 1699–1773), Illustrated by Jean Jacques Pasquier (French, died in 1785), Engraved by Etienne Fessard (French, 1714–1777), Author Jean-Jacques Lefranc, marquis de Pompignan (French, 1709–1784), Publisher Hugues Daniel Chaubert (French, died in 1766)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 614


Overall: 19.3 x 13.2 x 2.7 cm (7 5/8 x 5 3/16 x 1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with ten etching and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Chaubert, 1751) Octavo; 148 leaves; contemporary gilt-stamped speckled brown calf.

Decorative and allegorical headpieces and vignettes.

Paris: Chaubert, 1751


Early ownership inscriptions on title effaced; Felix Bonet; acquired in 1908 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