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Les Aventures de Télémaque, fils d'Ulysse [plates only]

Illustrated by L. J. Lefebvre (French, active end of 18th–beginning of 19th century), Engraved by Remi Henri Joseph Delvaux (French, 1748/50–1823), Engraved by François Godefroy (French, 1743–1819), Engraved by Jean Baptiste Simonet (French, 1742–1813), Engraved by N. Thomas (French, about 1750–about 1812), Engraved by Philippe Trière (French, 1756–about 1815), Engraved by Jacques-Joseph Coiny (French, 1761–1809), Portrait(s) designed by Joseph Vivien (French, 1657–1734), Author François de Salignac de la Mothe- Fénelon (French, 1651–1715)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 388-89


Overall: 20 x 13.5 x 1.3 cm (7 7/8 x 5 5/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Set of 27 etching and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Bound sets

([Paris: 1796]) Octavo; 27 leaves; twentieth-century gilt-stamped half black morocco, marbled paper boards [plates loose in binding]

Literary illustrations; author portrait.

[Paris: 1796]


Acquired in 1930 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