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L'Ami des enfans

about 1800
Illustrated by Antoine Borel (French, 1734–after 1810), Engraved by J. F. Borgnet (French, 18th century), Engraved by Louis Charles Chateau (French, born in 1757), Engraved by Jean Louis Delignon (French, 1755–about 1804), Engraved by Nicolas Delaunay (French, 1739–1792), Engraved by Robert de Launay (French, 1754–1814), Engraved by Jean Baptiste Michel Dupréel (French, active 1787–1817), Engraved by Heinrich Guttenberg (German, 1749–1818), Engraved by Louis Michel Halbou (French, 1730–1809), Engraved by Jean Jacques Hubert (French, born in 1760), Engraved by François Huot (French, active 1780–1803), Engraved by Joseph de Longueil (French, 1730–1792), Engraved by Clément Pierre Marillier (French, 1740–1808), Engraved by Jacques-Louis Petit (French, 1760–about 1812), Engraved by Nicholas Ponce (French, 1746–1831), Author Arnaud Berquin (French, 1747–1791)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 142-43


Overall (group of plates): 18 x 13.7 x 3.5 cm (7 1/16 x 5 3/8 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Set of 100 etching and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings



([Paris: about 1800]) Octavo; 100 leaves [separate prints]; modern pastepaper slipcase.

Literary illustrations.

[Paris: about 1800]


Acquired in 1907 from Gougy, Paris, 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