Les principales aventures de l'admirable Don Quichotte
Engraved by Louis Surugue (French, 1686–1762), Engraved by Simon François Ravenet, l'aîné (French, 1706–1774), Engraved by François Joullain (French, 1697–1778), Engraved by Jean-Baptiste Haussard (French, 1679/80–1749), Engraved by Louise Magdeleine Horthemels Cochin (French, died in 1767), Engraved by Nicolas Dauphin Beauvais (French, 1687–1753), Engraved by François Poilly II (French, 1666–1741), Engraved by Nicolas Henri Tardieu (French, 1674–1749), Engraved by Bernard Lépicié (French, 1698–1755), Engraved by Nicolas Charles Silvestre (French, 1699–1767), After Charles Antoine Coypel (French, 1694–1752), Author Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra (Spanish, 1547–1616)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Cohen-de Ricci 214-15; Ray, French Illustrated Book, p. 13
Overall: 36.9 x 35.1 x 2 cm (14 1/2 x 13 13/16 x 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Bound set of 25 engravings
Not On View
(Paris: Surugue, 1723-24) Folio; 25 leaves; modern gilt-stamped brown morocco (Zaehnsdorf).
Illustrations to Cervantes’s novel
Paris: Surugue, 1723-24
Acquired in 1908 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent