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Primerose

1797
Illustrated by L. J. Lefebvre (French, active end of 18th–beginning of 19th century), Engraved by François Godefroy (French, 1743–1819), Author Vicomte Charles-Gilbert Terray Morel de Vindé (French, 1759–1842), Publisher Bleuet (18th century), Printer Pierre Didot (French, 1761–1853)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 738

Dimensions

Overall: 15.2 x 9.1 x 1.7 cm (6 x 3 9/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1651

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with six etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Didot jeune, for Bleuet, 1797) 18mo; 106+4 leaves, plus 6 plates; modern gilt-stamped half brown morocco, marbled paper boards ([Champs?]).

Literary illustrations.


Paris: Didot jeune, for Bleuet, 1797

Provenance

Acquired in Paris in 1910 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