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Clarisse Harlowe. Traduction nouvelle et seule complète; par M. Le Tourneur.

1785–86
Illustrated by Daniel Nikolaus Chodowiecki (German, 1726–1801), Illustrated by André Pujos (French, 1738–1788), Author Samuel Richardson (English, 1689–1761), Printer and Publisher Paul Barde (Swiss, 18th century)


Place of Publication: Geneva, Switzerland

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 892; Engelmann, Chodowiecki, 521-527, 550-557

Dimensions

Overall (each volume): 20.2 x 14.2 x 4 cm (7 15/16 x 5 9/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.2350a-j

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 21 etchings and one etching and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Geneva: Paul Barde, and Paris: Moutard and Merigot, 1785-1786) Octavo, ten volumes: [v. 1] 285 leaves, plus 4 plates; [v. 2] 265 leaves, plus 2 plates; [v. 3] 270 leaves, plus 2 plates; [v. 4] 256 leaves, plus 2 plates; [v. 5] 280 leaves, plus 2 plates; [v. 6] 272 leaves, plus 2 plates; [v. 7] 280 leaves, plus 2 plates; [v. 8] 279 leaves, plus 2 plates; [v. 9] 266 leaves, plus 2 plates; [v. 10] 232 leaves, plus 2 plates; contemporary half gilt-stamped green morocco, green paper boards.

Frontispiece with author portrait, vol. 1; illustrations to Richardson’s novel


Geneva: Paul Barde, and Paris: Moutard and Merigot, 1785-1786

Provenance

Acquired in 1926 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