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Fantaisies militaires, par un officier autrichien

Préjugés militaires [vol. 2]

Illustrated by Pierre Philippe Choffard (French, 1730–1809), Author Prince Charles Joseph de Ligne (Belgian, 1735–1814)

Place of Publication: Belgium

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 645


Overall: 17.8 x 12.5 x 1.9 cm (7 x 4 15/16 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 20 etching and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Kralovelhota: [by the author] 1780) Octavo; 75 leaves, plus 20 plates; modern gilt-stamped red morocco (Samblanx & J. Weckesser).

Diagrams of military formations, battle tactics, uniforms, etc.

Kralovelhota: [by the author] 1780


Acquired in 1925 (with 37.1475) 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