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Numa Pompilius, second roi de Rome

Illustrated by François Marie Isidore Queverdo (French, 1748–about 1808), Engraved by Jean Dambrun (French, 1741–about 1808), Author Jean-Pierre Claris de Florian (French, 1755–1794), Printer Guilleminet (firm) (French, active 1792–1804), Publisher Librairie Économique (French, active early 19th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 402


Overall (each vol., depth variable): 13.4 x 8.6 x 2.2 cm (5 1/4 x 3 3/8 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 13 etching and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Guilleminet, for Librairie Économique, 1801) 18mo, two vols.; [v. 1] 111 leaves, plus 7 plates; [v. 2] 122 ll., plus 6 pls.; contemporary gilt-stamped marbled brown calf.

Literary illustrations.

Paris: Guilleminet, for Libraire Économique, 1801


Acquired in 1916 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