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Pygmalion, scène lyrique de Mr. J. J. Rousseau, mise en vers

1775
Illustrated by Jean-Michel Moreau le Jeune (French, 1741–1814), Illustrated by Clément Pierre Marillier (French, 1740–1808), Engraved by Nicolas Delaunay (French, 1739–1792)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 141

Dimensions

Overall: 21.3 x 14.3 x 1 cm (8 3/8 x 5 5/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

37.1364

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book, completely engraved

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: 1775) Octavo; 11 leaves; modern gilt-stamped red morocco (L. Claessens).

Engraved text and literary illustrations.


Paris: 1775

Provenance

Acquired in 1907 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