Oeuvres contenant un recueil de trophées, attributs, cartouches, vases, fleurs ornemens & plusieurs desseins agréables pour broder des fauteuils

Oeuvres de Ranson, Vol. 2

1778 or later
Designed by Pierre Ranson (French, 1736–1786), Engraved by Pierre-Gabriel Berthault (French, 1737–1831), Engraved by Jacques Juillet (French, born in 1739), Publisher Le Père et Avaulez (French, active 1772–1779), Publisher Le Campion frères (French, active 1769–1790)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Guilmard, p. 249; Berlin 489


Overall: 45.8 x 32 x 4 cm (18 1/16 x 12 5/8 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Bound set of 86 etching and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Bound sets

(Paris: Le Pere et Avaulez [Veuve Avaulez; les Campions]: 1778 or later) Folio; 86 leaves; modern gilt-stamped marbled brown morocco.

Decorative designs for floral trophies; wall panels, etc.

Paris: Le Pere et Avaulez [Veuve Avaulez; les Campions]: 1778 or later


Georges Mathias, Paris, from whom purchased by MFA, July 1, 1930.

Credit Line

Maria Antoinette Evans Fund