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Oeuvre de J. Ch. Delafosse (Vol. 1)

Nouvelle iconologie historique (Premier recueil)
Table indicative des différentes parties de l'iconologie historique [Title to first volume of Oeuvres]

Designed by Jean-Charles Delafosse (French, 1734–1789)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Guilmard, pp. 217-18; Berlin 465(1)


Overall: 48 x 32.2 x 4 cm (18 7/8 x 12 11/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Bound set of 109 etching and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Bound sets

(Paris: Jacques François Chéreau [1771]) Folio; 109 leaves; modern gilt-stamped gray-green marbled morocco.

Designs of decorative architectural motifs, including frames, doorways, altars, vases, trophies, medallions, tombs, monuments, clocks, fountains, etc.

Paris: Jacques François Chéreau [1771]


Georges Mathias, Paris, from whom purchased by MFA, October 4, 1934.

Credit Line

Ellen Page Hall Fund