Journée de l'amour, ou heures de Cythere
Illustrated by Nicolas Antoine Taunay (French, 1755–1830), Engraved by Charles François Adrien Macret (French, 1751–1789), Engraved by Marin Ovide Michel (French, born in 1753), Engraved by Noël Pruneau (French, born in 1751), Author Comtesse de Marie Elizabeth Constance Turpin de Crissé (French, died in 1785), Author Charles-Simon Favart (French, 1710–1792)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Cohen-de Ricci 375
Overall: 19.1 x 13.2 x 1.7 cm (7 1/2 x 5 3/16 x 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 12 etching and engravings
Not On View
(“Gnide” [i.e., Paris]: 1776) Octavo; 91 leaves, plus 4 plates; modern gilt- and red-stamped vellum boards.
“Gnide” [i.e., Paris]: 1776
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