Médailles sur les principaux évènements du regne de Louis le Grand, avec des explications historiques

1702
Illustrated by Antoine Coypel (French, 1661–1722), Illustrated by Jean Berain I (French, 1640–1711), Illustrated by Jean Mauger (French, 1648–1722), Etched by Sébastien Leclerc (French, 1637–1714), Engraved by Gérard Edelinck (French, 1640–1707), Engraved by Louis Simonneau (French, 1654–1727), Engraved by Charles Simonneau (French, 1645–1728), Author Académie des inscriptions & belles-lettres, Printed by Imprimerie Royale


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet III, 1564-65; Cohen-De Ricci 695

Dimensions

Overall: 45.5 x 31.5 x 6 cm (17 15/16 x 12 3/8 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2003.814

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 290 engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris, Imprimerie Royale, 1702) Folio; 298 leaves; late eighteenth-century gilt-stamped red morocco.


Paris: Imprimerie Royale, 1702

Provenance

"Aubry Conseiller au parlement de Paris et aux requestes du palais" [inscription on title page]; George Wilbraham [bookplate]; Goodspeed's Bookshop, Boston, sold in 1972 to Arthur E. Vershbow, by whom given to MFA, December 2003 (accessioned January 21, 2004).

Credit Line

Gift of Arthur E. Vershbow