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Le Jardinier et son seigneur, opera comique

Illustrated by Antoine Jean Duclos (French, 1742–1795), Illustrated by Charles Emmanuel Jean Baptiste Patas (French, 1744–1802), Etched by Pierre Dupin, fils (French, 18th century), Etched by Martinet (French, 18th–19th century), Author Michel-Jean Sedaine (French, 1719–1797), Author François Danican Philidor (French, 1726–1795), Publisher Claude Jean-Baptiste Hérissant (French, 1719?–1775)

Object Place: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 947


Overall: 20.2 x 13.5 x 3 cm (7 15/16 x 5 5/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with six etching and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Claude Hérissant, 1761) Quarto; 43 leaves, plus 6 plates; modern gilt-stamped red morocco. BOUND with 37.1529.2-5.

Dramatic illustrations

Paris: Claude Hérissant, 1761


Bibliothèque S. Bentum [Beutum?], Budapest, at whose sale Lucerne, Gilhofer & Ranschburg, 18 November 1926, bought 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