Place of Publication: Paris, France
Cohen-de Ricci 721; Bibliothèque nationale, Inventaire 18th cen., v. 4, p. 150, no. 546
Overall: 19.2 x 12.7 x 3.2 cm (7 9/16 x 5 x 1 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with ten etchings
Not On View
(Paris: Gabriel-François Quillau fils, 1727) Octavo; 111 leaves, plus plates (some folding) and one folded text leaf; gilt-stamped marbled brown calf. BOUND with Bourdon de Sigrais, Histoire des rats, 1737 (37.1525.1)
Illustrations of earlier depictions of cats in Egypt, etc.; scene of woman in bed with her cat, etc.
Paris: Gabriel-François Quillau fils, 1727
Armorial bookplate of Mr. le Bon. de Warenghien; acquired in 1924 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent