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Le Comte de Comminge, ou les amans malheureux...quatrième édition

Illustrated by Clément Pierre Marillier (French, 1740–1808), Illustrated by Jean-Bernard Restout (French, 1732–1797), Engraved by Jean Massard (1740–1822), Engraved by Augustin de Saint-Aubin (French, 1736–1807), Author François-Thomas-Marie de Baculard d' Arnaud (French, 1718–1805), Publisher Edmé-Jean Le Jay (French, died in 1797?)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 100


Overall: 21.8 x 15 x 2.4 cm (8 9/16 x 5 7/8 x 15/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with two etching and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Le Jay, 1768) Quarto; 146 leaves, plus 2 plates; modern gilt-stamped half red morocco, red marbled paper boards (Fazakerley, Liverpool).

Literary illustrations.

Paris: Le Jay, 1768


Acquired in 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