Premier[-huitième] cahier d'arabesques

late 18th century
François Boucher, fils (French, 1736–1782), Publisher Chéreau family (French, 18th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Guilmard, p. 232; Berlin 490


Overall: 26 x 20 x 1.3 cm (10 1/4 x 7 7/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Bound set of 48 etchings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Bound sets

(Paris [various members of Chéreau family, late 18th century]) Quarto; 45 leaves; contemporary[?] embossed and stencilled paper wraps (red-brown cloth box).

Arabesque ornament designs.

Paris [various members of Chéreau family, late 18th century]


Davis & Orioli, London, from whom purchased by MFA, May 8, 1963.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund