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Oeuvres [plates only]

1768
Illustrated by Hubert François Gravelot (French, 1699–1773), Engraved by Antoine Jean Duclos (French, 1742–1795)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 847-848; Ray, French Illustrated Book, 20

Dimensions

Overall: 20.8 x 13.7 x 0.9 cm (8 3/16 x 5 3/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

37.1506

Medium or Technique

Bound set of 13 etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Bound sets

(Paris: 1768) Octavo; 13 leaves; modern gilt-stamped half red morocco, red marbled paper.

Author portrait; dramatic illustrations.


Paris: 1768

Provenance

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

Credit Line

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