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La Pucelle d'Orléans, poëme, divisé en vingt chants, avec des notes. Nouvelle édition, corrigée, augmentée & collationnée sur le manuscript de l'auteur

1762
Illustrated by Hubert François Gravelot (French, 1699–1773), Author François Marie Arouet de Voltaire (French, 1694–1778), Publisher Gabriel Cramer (Swiss, 1723–1793)


Place of Publication: Geneva, Switzerland

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 1029

Dimensions

Overall (each volume): 18.9 x 12.9 x 2 cm (7 7/16 x 5 1/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.2354a-b

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 20 etchings and numerous woodcut vignettes

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Geneva: Gabriel Cramer, 1762) Octavo, two volumes; [vol. 1] 92 leaves, plus plates, [vol. 2] 93 leaves, plus plates; contemporary gilt-stamped marbled calf, red leather label.

Illustrations to Voltaire’s poem


Geneva: Gabriel Cramer, 1762

Provenance

Lucien de Rosny; Walter Hamilton (inscribed "W.H. Paris Sept. 1881"); acquired 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