Mes nouveaux torts, ou nouveau mélange de poésies, pour servir de suite aux fantaisies
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
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.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with two etching and engravings
Not On View
(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.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent