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Zélis au bain. Poëme en quatre chants

1763
Engraver Noël Le Mire (French, 1724–1801), Engraved by Joseph de Longueil (French, 1730–1792), Engraver Jacques Aliamet (French, 1726–1788), After Charles Eisen (French, 1720–1778), Author Alexandre Frédéric Jacque de Masson, marquis de Pezay (French, 1741–1777)


Place of Publication: Geneva, Switzerland

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 796

Dimensions

Overall: 21.2 x 14.1 x 1.1 cm (8 3/8 x 5 9/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1730

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 13 etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Geneva [1763]) Quarto; 26 leaves; modern gilt-stamped blue morocco (Chambolle-Duru)

Plates and vignettes illustrating pastoral, erotic poem


Geneva [1763]

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