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Suite d'estampes, gravées par Madame la Marquise de Pompadour

1782
Illustrated by Jacques Guay (French, 1711–1793), Illustrated by François Boucher (French, 1703–1770), Illustrated by Joseph-Marie Vien (French, 1716–1809), Engraved by Jeanne-Antoinette Poisson, marquise de Pompadour (French, 1721–1764), Printer Prault (French, 18th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 813 (1775 ed.)

Dimensions

Overall: 28.3 x 21.6 x 2.5 cm (11 1/8 x 8 1/2 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

37.1499

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 71 etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Prault, 1782) Quarto; 7 leaves, plus engraved title and 70 plates; modern gilt-stamped green morocco, faded to brown on spine (Riviere & Son).

Reproductions of engraved gems and other compositions; decorative engraved title.


Paris: Prault, 1782

Provenance

Acquired in 1906 from Maggs Bros., London, 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