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Théâtre....troisième édition.

Oeuvres de M. de Florian

1790
Illustrated by François Marie Isidore Queverdo (French, 1748–about 1808), Engraved by Jean Dambrun (French, 1741–about 1808), Engraved by Joseph de Longueil (French, 1730–1792), Engraved by Charles Emmanuel Jean Baptiste Patas (French, 1744–1802), Author Jean-Pierre Claris de Florian (French, 1755–1794), Printer François Ambroise Didot (French, 1730–1804)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall (each vol., depth variable): 20.8 x 13.5 x 3 cm (8 3/16 x 5 5/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1428a-b

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 13 etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Didot l’ainé, 1790) Octavo, two vols.; [v. 1] 200 leaves, plus 7 plates; [v. 2] 192 ll., plus 6 pls.; contemporary gilt-stamped marbled red-brown calf.

Dramatic illustrations.


Paris: Didot l’ainé, 1790

Provenance

William La [Touche?--collector's stamp]; 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