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Guillaume Tell, ou la Suisse libre...ouvrage posthume, précédé de la vie de l'auteur

Oeuvres posthumes de M. de Florian

Illustrated by François Marie Isidore Queverdo (French, 1748–about 1808), Illustrated by Charles Monnet (French, 1732–after 1808), Illustrated by Adolphe Eugène Gabriel Roehn (French, 1780–1867), Engraved by Alexandre L. Clément (French, active late 18th–early 19th centuries), Engraved by Charles Étienne Gaucher (French, 1741–1804), Engraved by Robert de Launay (French, 1754–1814), Engraved by Joseph de Longueil (French, 1730–1792), Author Jean-Pierre Claris de Florian (French, 1755–1794), Printer Guilleminet (firm) (French, active 1792–1804), Publisher Librairie Économique (French, active early 19th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France


Overall: 20.6 x 13.3 x 2.1 cm (8 1/8 x 5 1/4 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 8 etching and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Guilleminet, an X [i.e., 1802]) Octavo; 111 leaves, plus 8 plates; contemporary gilt-stamped red-brown marbled calf.

Literary illustrations; author portrait.

Paris: Guilleminet, an X [i.e., 1802]


William La [Touche?--collector's stamp]; 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