Lettres d'une péruvienne
Illustrated by Jean-Jacques François Le Barbier (French, 1738–1826), Engraved by Pierre Philippe Choffard (French, 1730–1809), Engraved by Louis Michel Halbou (French, 1730–1809), Engraved by Charles Étienne Gaucher (French, 1741–1804), Engraved by François Robert Ingouf le jeune (French, 1747–1812), Engraved by Charles Louis Lingée (French, 1748–1819), Engraved by Charles Emmanuel Jean Baptiste Patas (French, 1744–1802), Portrait(s) designed by Maurice Quentin de La Tour (French, 1704–1788), Author Madame de Graffigny (French, 1695–1758), Printer Mathieu Migneret (French, 1743–1814)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Cohen-de Ricci 447
Overall: 22.3 x 14.8 x 3 cm (8 3/4 x 5 13/16 x 1 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with seven etching and engravings
Not On View
(Paris: Migneret, 1797) Octavo; 244 leaves, plus 7 plates; modern gilt-stamped red morocco (Riviere & Son).
Literary illustrations; author portrait.
Paris: Migneret, 1797
[J.?] Dawson Brodie (armorial bookplate); Robson & Kerslake, London, bookseller (label); acquired from Zaehnsdorf, London, in 1910 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent