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Oeuvres de Bernard

Illustrated by Pierre-Paul Prud'hon (French, 1758–1823), Engraved by Barthélemy Joseph Fulcran Roger (French, 1767–1841), Author Pierre-Joseph Bernard (French, 1710–1775), Publisher Janet et Cotelle [firm] (French, early 19th century), Printer Jules Didot aîné (French, 1794–1871)

Place of Publication: Paris, France


Overall: 21.6 x 13.6 x 3.5 cm (8 1/2 x 5 3/8 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with one etching and engraving [with added engraving]

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Jules Didot aîné, for Janet et Cotelle, 1823) Octavo; [2 ff.] v, 420 pp., plus 1 plate [with extra portrait], contemporary gilt-stamped speckled brown calf.

Literary illustration, with added author portrait

Paris: Jules Didot aîné, for Janet et Cotelle, 1823


Purchased in 1914 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