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Recueil de contes et de poëmes, ...troisième édition

1770


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 321

Dimensions

Overall: 17.7 x 12.3 x 3 cm (6 15/16 x 4 13/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1414.2

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with eight etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(The Hague, and Paris: Delalain, 1770) Octavo; 96 leaves, plus 6 plates; modern gilt-stamped red morocco (Dubois). BOUND with Durosoy, Les Sens, 1767 (37.1414.1).

Literary illustrations; decorative vignettes and tailpieces


The Hague, and Paris: Delalain, 1770

Provenance

Acquired in 1918 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