Les Malheurs de l'inconstance, ou lettres de la marquise de Syrcé, et du comte de Mirbelle
Illustrated by François Marie Isidore Queverdo (French, 1748–about 1808), Engraved by Joseph de Longueil (French, 1730–1792), Author Claude Joseph Dorat (French, 1734–1780), Publisher Delalain (firm) (18th century)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Cohen-de Ricci 319-20
Overall: 20.3 x 13.8 x 3.4 cm (8 x 5 7/16 x 1 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with two etching and engravings
Not On View
(Amsterdam, and Paris: Delalain, 1772) Octavo, two parts in one volume; [pt. 1] 130 leaves, plus one plate; [pt. 2] 113 ll., plus one plate; modern gilt-stamped half brown morocco, brown cloth boards.
Amsterdam, and Paris: Delalain, 1772
Acquired in 1920 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent