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Les Amours pastorales de Daphnis et de Chloé.... Double traduction du grec en françois, de Mr. Amiot et d'un anonime, mises en paralelle

Engraved by Benoît Audran I (Franco–Dutch or German, 1661–1721), Engraved by Simon Fokke (Dutch, 1712–1784), After Philippe Orléans duc d' (French, 1674–1723), After Charles-Nicolas Cochin le fils (French, 1715–1790), After Charles Eisen (French, 1720–1778), Author Longus, Binding by Marius Michel (French, founded in 1849)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 653


Overall: 20.5 x 16.4 x 3.2 cm (8 1/16 x 6 7/16 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 48 etching and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: 1757) Quarto; 139 leaves, plus plates; nineteenth-century gilt-stamped and inlaid brown and green morocco (Arnaud and Michel; in green/brown morocco cover and marbled board slipcase).

Literary illustrations; decorative borders, vignettes, and tailpieces.

Paris: 1757


Acquired in 1926 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