Il Pastor fido tragicom. pastor.
Illustrated by Jean-Michel Moreau le Jeune (French, 1741–1814), Illustrated by Charles-Nicolas Cochin le fils (French, 1715–1790), Engraved by Benoît-Louis Prévost (French, about 1735–about 1804), Engraved by Demautort (French, active in 1768), Author Battista Guarini (Italian, 1538–1612), Publisher Prault (French, 18th century), Printer Michel Lambert (French, 1722?–1787)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Cohen-de Ricci 464 (1766 ed.)
Overall: 14.6 x 8.9 x 2.4 cm (5 3/4 x 3 1/2 x 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with eight etching and engravings
Not On View
(Paris: Michel Lambert, for Prault, 1768) Duodecimo; 168 leaves, plus frontispiece; original gilt-stamped marbled brown calf.
Author portrait, decorative engraved title, literary vignettes.
Paris: Michel Lambert, for Prault, 1768
Acquired in 1910 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent