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Histoire de Gérard de Nevers et de la belle Euriant sa mie

Illustrated by Jean-Michel Moreau le Jeune (French, 1741–1814), Engraved by Jean Baptiste Michel Dupréel (French, active 1787–1817), Engraved by Emmanuel Jean Nepomucène de Ghendt (Flemish, worked in France, 1738–1815), Engraved by Georges Malbeste (French, 1754–1843), Engraved by Jean Baptiste Simonet (French, 1742–1813), Author Louis-Elisabeth, comte de Tressan (French, 1705–1783), Printer Pierre François Didot (French, 1731–1793)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 997


Overall: 13.3 x 8.6 x 2 cm (5 1/4 x 3 3/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with four etching and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Didot jeune, 1792) 18mo; 126 leaves, plus 4 plates; modern gilt-stamped half blue morocco, blue marbled paper boards.

Literary illustrations.

Paris: Didot jeune, 1792


Acquired in 1907 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