Illustrated by Hubert François Gravelot (French, 1699–1773), Engraved by Jean Charles Levasseur (French, 1734–1816), Engraved by Jean Jacques André Le Veau (French, 1729–1785), Engraved by Louis Joseph Masquelier (French, 1741–1811), Engraved by Jean Massard (1740–1822), Author Jean-François Marmontel (French, 1723–1799), Publisher Joseph Merlin (French, 1718–1783), Printer Pierre-Alexandre Le Prieur (French, born in 1722)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Cohen-de Ricci 688
Overall: 17.1 x 10.8 x 2.7 cm (6 3/4 x 4 1/4 x 1 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with four etching and engravings
Not On View
(Paris: P. Alex. Le Prieur, for Merlin, 1767) Duodecimo; 178 leaves, plus 4 plates; contemporary gilt-stamped marbled brown calf.
Paris: P. Alex. Le Prieur, for Merlin, 1767
Acquired in 1906 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent