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Oeuvres de J.-J. Rousseau

Illustrated by Charles-Nicolas Cochin le fils (French, 1715–1790), Illustrated by Nicolas-André Monsiau (French, 1754/55–1837), Illustrated by Jean-Baptiste Regnault (French, 1754–1829), Engraved by Pierre Philippe Choffard (French, 1730–1809), Engraved by Robert de Launay (French, 1754–1814), Engraved by Jean Dambrun (French, 1741–about 1808), Engraved by Remi Henri Joseph Delvaux (French, 1748/50–1823), Engraved by Jean Baptiste Michel Dupréel (French, active 1787–1817), Engraved by Emmanuel Jean Nepomucène de Ghendt (Flemish, worked in France, 1738–1815), Engraved by Louis Michel Halbou (French, 1730–1809), Engraved by François Robert Ingouf le jeune (French, 1747–1812), Engraved by Pierre Gabriel Langlois (French, 1754–about 1810), Engraved by Pierre Adrien Le Beau (French, 1748–after 1800), Engraved by Noël Le Mire (French, 1724–1801), Engraved by Charles Emmanuel Jean Baptiste Patas (French, 1744–1802), Engraved by Jean Louis Charles Pauquet (French, 1759–about 1824), Engraved by Nicholas Ponce (French, 1746–1831), Engraved by N. Thomas (French, about 1750–about 1812), Engraved by Philippe Trière (French, 1756–about 1815), Engraved by Jean-Jacques Rousseau (French, 1712–1778)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 912-913; Ray, French Illustrated Book, 95


Overall: 34.7 x 25.8 x 1.8 cm (13 11/16 x 10 3/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Bound set of 35 etching and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Bound sets

([Paris: 1793-1800]) Large quarto; 35 leaves; modern gilt-stamped half red morocco, red cloth boards (Riviere & Son).

Literary illustrations; portrait of Rousseau.

[Paris: 1793-1800]


Acquired in 1915 from Maggs Bros., London, 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