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Histoire du petit Jehan de Saintré et de la dame des Belles-Cousines, extraicte de la vieille chronique de ce nom

1792
Copied after Jean-Michel Moreau le Jeune (French, 1741–1814), Engraved by Antoine Carrée (French, active late 18th century), Author Louis-Elisabeth, comte de Tressan (French, 1705–1783), Publisher Lepetit & Guillemard l'aîné (French, active late 18th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall: 12.3 x 9 x 2 cm (4 13/16 x 3 9/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1689

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with four etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Lepetit & Guillemard l’aîné, 1792) 18mo; 117 leaves, plus 4 plates; modern gilt-stamped red morocco.

Literary illustrations.


Paris: Lepetit & Guillemard l’aîné, 1792

Provenance

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