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Histoire de Miss Jenny, ecrite & envoyée par elle à Milady, Comtesse de Roscomond

Illustrated by Hubert François Gravelot (French, 1699–1773), Engraved by Noël Le Mire (French, 1724–1801), Engraved by Benoît-Louis Prévost (French, about 1735–about 1804), Author Marie Jeanne Riccoboni (French, 1713–1792), Publisher Brocas & Humblot (18th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 890


Overall (each vol., depth variable): 17.1 x 10.8 x 3 cm (6 3/4 x 4 1/4 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with four etching and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Brocas & Humblot, 1764) Duodecimo, four parts in two vols.; [v. 1] 191 leaves, plus 2 plates; [v. 2] 215 ll., plus 2 pls.; contemporary gilt-stamped brown calf.

Literary illustrations.

Paris: Brocas & Humblot, 1764


Acquired in 1910 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