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Livre de cartouches

mid-18th century
Engraved by Gabriel Huquier (French, 1695–1772), After François Boucher (French, 1703–1770)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Guilmard, p. 168; Berlin 415; Jean-Richard [Boucher], nos. 1098-1123.


Overall: 46 x 32.5 x 2.5 cm (18 1/8 x 12 13/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Bound set of 12 etching and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Bound sets

(Paris: Huquier [mid-18th century]) Folio; 12 leaves; modern gilt-stamped marbled brown morocco.

Designs for cartouches.

Paris: Huquier [mid-18th century]


Georges Mathias, Paris, from whom purchased by MFA, July 1, 1931.

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund