Contes des fées...nouvelle édition
Griselidis, Peau d'ane, et les souhaits ridicules, contes
Illustrated by Jacques de Sève (French, active 1742–1788), Illustrated by Martinet (French, 18th–19th century), Engraved by Etienne Fessard (French, 1714–1777), Author Charles Perrault (French, 1628–1703), Publisher Lamy (firm) (French, 18th century)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Cohen-de Ricci 789-790
Overall: 17.5 x 10.7 x 2.8 cm (6 7/8 x 4 3/16 x 1 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 12 etching and engravings
Not On View
(Paris: Lamy, 1781) Duodecimo, two parts in one vol.; [pt. 1] 156 leaves, plus 1 plate; [pt. 2] 75 ll.; modern gilt-stamped blue morocco (Chambolle-Duru).
Paris: Lamy, 1781
Robert Hoe, New York (1839-1909); acquired in 1919 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent