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Figures de l'histoire de France, dessinées par M. Moreau le jeune, et gravées sous sa direction

about 1813
Illustrated by Jean-Michel Moreau le Jeune (French, 1741–1814), Engraved by Jacques Philippe Le Bas (French, 1707–1783), Engraved by Louis Garreau (French, active 1770–1811), Engraved by Charles Emmanuel Jean Baptiste Patas (French, 1744–1802), Engraved by Jean Dambrun (French, 1741–about 1808), Engraved by N. Thomas (French, about 1750–about 1812), Engraved by Jean Baptiste Racine (French, born in 1747), Engraved by G. Texier (French, active 1750–1778), Engraved by Carl Gottlieb Guttenberg (German, 1743–1790), Engraved by Jean Louis Delignon (French, 1755–about 1804), Engraved by Antoine Jean Duclos (French, 1742–1795), Engraved by Pietro Antonio Martini (Italian, 1738–1797), Engraved by Antoine Louis Romanet (French, 1742–1810), Engraved by Joseph C. Maillet (French, 1751–1811), Engraved by Louis Joseph Masquelier (French, 1741–1811), Engraved by Remi Henri Joseph Delvaux (French, 1748/50–1823), Engraved by Georges Malbeste (French, 1754–1843), Engraved by Jean-Baptiste Fosseyeux (French, born in 1752), Engraved by Jean Jacques André Le Veau (French, 1729–1785), Engraved by Pierre Duflos (French, born in 1751), Author Jean-Jacques Garnier (French, 1729–1805), Publisher Antoine Augustin Renouard (French, 1765–1853)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 738


Overall: 27.9 x 22.5 x 3.4 cm (11 x 8 7/8 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 165 etching and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Antoine-Augustin Renouard [about 1813]) Quarto; 167 leaves; contemporary[?] gilt-stamped marbled paper boards.

Illustrations from history of France; maps.

Paris: Antoine-Augustin Renouard [about 1813]


Ownership label on front pastedown [name effaced; motto "Pauci set cari"]; 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