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Les Géorgiques..., traduction nouvelle en vers françois.... Quatrième édition revue & corrigée.

Illustrated by Charles Eisen (French, 1720–1778), Illustrated by Francesco Casanova (Italian, 1727–1802), Engraved by Joseph de Longueil (French, 1730–1792), Author Virgil (born in 70 B.C.E.), Publisher Bleuet (18th century), Printer Augustin-Marin Lottin l'ainé (French, 1726–1793)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 1022 (but 4th ed.)


Overall: 19.9 x 13.5 x 4 cm (7 13/16 x 5 5/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with five etching and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Lottin, for Bleuet, 1770) Octavo; 184 leaves; contemporary gilt-stamped mottled brown calf.

Literary, pastoral illustrations.

Paris: Lottin, for Bleuet, 1770


Acquired in 1920 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