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La Partie de chasse de Henri IV, comédie en trois actes

Illustrated by Hubert François Gravelot (French, 1699–1773), Engraved by Antoine Jean Duclos (French, 1742–1795), Engraved by Jean François Rousseau (French, born in 1740), Engraved by Jean Baptiste Simonet (French, 1742–1813), Author Charles Collé (French, 1709–1783), Publisher Nicolas Bonaventure Duchesne (French, died in 1765), Publisher Gueffier (firm) (18th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 246


Overall: 19.5 x 12.5 x 1.8 cm (7 11/16 x 4 15/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with four etching and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: veuve Duchesne and Gueffier fils, 1766) Octavo; 60 leaves, plus 4 plates; contemporary gilt-stamped mottled brown calf.

Dramatic illustrations.

Paris: veuve Duchesne and Gueffier fils, 1766


Acquired in 1906 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