Lettre de Sapho à Phaon...troisième édition
Illustrated by Hubert François Gravelot (French, 1699–1773), Illustrated by Charles Eisen (French, 1720–1778), Illustrated by Pierre Philippe Choffard (French, 1730–1809), Engraved by Jacques Aliamet (French, 1726–1788), Engraved by Emmanuel Jean Nepomucène de Ghendt (Flemish, worked in France, 1738–1815), Author Adrien Michel Hyacinthe Blin de Sainmore (French, 1733–1807), Publisher Sébastien Jorry (French, died in 1774)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Cohen-de Ricci 156 (1766 ed.)
Overall: 21.1 x 13.7 x 1.3 cm (8 5/16 x 5 3/8 x 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with two etching and engravings and one etching
Not On View
(Paris: Sébastien Jorry, 1768) Quarto; 16 leaves, plus plate; nineteenth[?]-century gilt-stamped red morocco.
Literary illustration; decorative vignette and tailpiece.
Paris: Sébastien Jorry, 1768
Winston H. Hagen (bookplate); acquired in 1922 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent