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Livre nouveau de serrurerie

after 1669
Antoine Pierretz le jeune (French, active about 1660–1666), Publisher François Poilly I (French, 1623–1693)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Berlin 1339


Overall: 25.2 x 18.8 x 1 cm (9 15/16 x 7 3/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Etched title page and 11 etchings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: François Poilly I, after 1669) Quarto; 12 leaves; modern half gilt-stamped blue morocco, brown marbled paper boards.

Decorative ironwork gates, railings, keys, keyhole surrounds

Paris: François Poilly I, after 1669


Unidentified collector (bookplate dated 1874); Edmond Foulc (died in 1916, his sale 1914); G. Mathias, Paris, from whom purchased by MFA, July 1931.

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund