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Jérusalem délivrée. Poëme, traduit de l'italien. Nouvelle édition

Illustrated by Jean-Jacques François Le Barbier (French, 1738–1826), Engraved by Edmé Bovinet (French, 1767–1832), Engraved by Wilbrode-Magloire-Nicolas Courbe (French, active late 18th–early 19th century), Engraved by Jean Dambrun (French, 1741–about 1808), Engraved by Jean Louis Delignon (French, 1755–about 1804), Engraved by Remi Henri Joseph Delvaux (French, 1748/50–1823), 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 Pierre Gabriel Langlois (French, 1754–about 1810), Engraved by N. Thomas (French, about 1750–about 1812), Engraved by Philippe Trière (French, 1756–about 1815), Engraved by Antoine Louis Romanet (French, 1742–1810), Engraved by Antoine-Claude-François Villerey (French, 1754–1828), Portrait(s) designed by Charles-Abraham Chasselat (French, 1782–1843), Author Torquato Tasso (Italian, 1544–1595), Printer and Publisher Bossange, Masson et Besson (French, active early 19th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 978


Overall (each vol., depth variable): 22.2 x 15.1 x 4 cm (8 3/4 x 5 15/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 21 etching and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Bossange, Masson et Besson, 1803) Octavo, two vols.; [v. 1] [2 ll.] lxxxvi, [1], 353 pp., plus 11 plates; [v. 2] [2 ll.] 354 [1] pp., plus 10 pls.; contemporary green paper boards, gilt-stamped red morocco label.

Literary illustrations, author portrait.

Paris: Bossange, Masson et Besson, 1803


Acquired in 1916 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