Requires Photography

One print

Salomon Gessner (Swiss, 1730–1788)


Catalogue Raisonné

II, 69

Accession Number

M6287

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Numbered 5. Titlepages, head, and tailpieces in “Ouevres de Salomon Gessner traduit de l’Allemand….A Zuric chez l’auteur. M.DCC.LXXVII.” 2 Vols. in one. These etchings were inserted in Vol H6272, at the pages here indicated, although they evidently were not originally intended for it, having been cut to a different size and previously bound, as shown by their yellow edges. [See also note in book.]

Provenance

PDP Register entry: Date acquired, 3/26/1889

Credit Line

Gift of Miss L. Norcross