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Adelaide de Hongrie. Tragédie.

Le chevalier français à Turin, comédie, en trois actes et en vers
Epitres en vers, et pièces détachées

Illustrated by Clément Pierre Marillier (French, 1740–1808), Engraved by Pierre Duflos (French, born in 1751), Author Claude Joseph Dorat (French, 1734–1780), Author Comtesse de Fanny Beauharnais (French, 1737–1813), Publisher Journal des dames (French, 18th century), Publisher Delalain (firm) (18th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France


Overall: 20.2 x 13.7 x 2.7 cm (7 15/16 x 5 3/8 x 1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with one etching and engraving

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Journal des dames [and Delalain], 1778 [1780, 1776]) Octavo, three parts in one; [Adelaide] 54 leaves, plus 1 plate; [Chevalier] 76 [of 78] leaves; [Epitres] 79 leaves; modern gilt-stamped half brown morocco, brown cloth boards.

Allegorical frontispiece.

Paris: Journal des dames [and Delalain], 1778 [1780, 1776]


Acquired in 1920 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