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Oeuvres de J. B. P. Molière [plates only]

Illustrated by François Boucher (French, 1703–1770), Etched by Emile Boilvin (French, 1845–1899), Etched by Charles Jean Louis Courtry (French, 1846–1897), Etched by Léon Gaucherel (French, 1816–1886), Etched by Gustave Greux (French, 1838–1919), Etched by Paul-Edme Le Rat (French, 1849–1892), Etched by Jules Massard (French, born in 1848), Etched by Félix Augustin Milius (French, 1843–1894), Etched by Augustin Mongin (French, 1843–1911), Etched by Paul Adolphe Rajon (French, 1843–1888), Author J. B. P. Molière (French, 1622–1673), Publisher Alphonse Lemerre (French, 1838–1912)

Place of Publication: Paris, France


Overall (folder with prints): 21.6 x 14.8 x 1.3 cm (8 1/2 x 5 13/16 x 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Portfolio of 35 etchings.

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings



(Paris: Alphonse Lemerre, 1876) Octavo; 35 unbound leaves; original publisher’s half green cloth, printed tan paper portfolio.

Literary illustrations; author portrait.

Paris: Alphonse Lemerre, 1876


William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

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William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent