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Illustrated by Clément Pierre Marillier (French, 1740–1808), Engraved by Charles Étienne Gaucher (French, 1741–1804), Engraved by Emmanuel Jean Nepomucène de Ghendt (Flemish, worked in France, 1738–1815), Author Claude Joseph Dorat (French, 1734–1780), Publisher Delalain (firm) (18th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 320-21


Overall: 18.7 x 12.6 x 2.5 cm (7 3/8 x 4 15/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with two etching and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Amsterdam, and Paris: Delalain, 1775) Octavo; 164 leaves, plus frontispiece and one plate; contemporary[?] gilt-stamped marbled brown calf.

Decorative title frontispiece; allegorical illustration of French kings.

Amsterdam, and Paris: Delalain, 1775


Acquired in 1926 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent