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Les aventures de Télémaque, fis d'Ulysse.... Tome premier.

Illustrated by Charles-Nicolas Cochin le fils (French, 1715–1790), Illustrated by Charles Eisen (French, 1720–1778)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 383-384


Overall: 29.2 x 22.8 x 2.8 cm (11 1/2 x 9 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 19 etching and engravings, text entire engraved

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Droüet, 1781) Quarto; 101 leaves, plus 7 plates [four additional proofs of plates laid in]; nineteenth-century gilt-stamped half black cloth, marbled paper boards.

Literary illustrations; engraved lettering.

Paris: Droüet, 1781


Acquired in 1927 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