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Les Graces

Illustrated by Jean-Michel Moreau le Jeune (French, 1741–1814), Illustrated by François Boucher (French, 1703–1770), Engraved by Nicolas Delaunay (French, 1739–1792), Engraved by Joseph de Longueil (French, 1730–1792), Engraved by Jean Massard (1740–1822), Engraved by Jean Baptiste Simonet (French, 1742–1813), Author Anne-Gabriel Meusnier de Querlon (French, 1702–1780), Publisher Laurent François Prault (French, 1712–1780), Publisher Bailly (French, 18th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 834


Overall: 21.7 x 15.2 x 3.9 cm (8 9/16 x 6 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with engraved title and six etching and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Laurent Prault, & Bailly, 1769) Octavo; 170 leaves, plus title and 5 plates; contemporary gilt-stamped mottled brown calf (rebacked).

Decorative engraved title; literary illustrations.

Paris: Laurent Prault, & Bailly, 1769


William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom given to MFA, January 1931.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund