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Les Sens, poëme en six chants

Illustrated by Charles Eisen (French, 1720–1778), Illustrated by Pierre Alexandre Wille (French, 1748–1821), Engraved by Joseph de Longueil (French, 1730–1792), Author Barnabé Farmain Durosoy (French, 1743–1792)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 339


Overall: 23.1 x 15.7 x 2.6 cm (9 1/8 x 6 3/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 15 etching and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(London [i.e., Paris]: 1766) Quarto; 94 leaves, plus 7 plates and 2 music sheets; contemporary [English?] half gilt-stamped brown calf, marbled paper boards.

Pastoral illustrations, vignettes, and tailpieces; musical scores

London [i.e., Paris]: 1766


Thomas Dundas, Esq., Upteatham, Yorkshire (armorial bookplate); acquired in 1924 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