Recueil d'estampes gravées d'après les tableaux du cabinet de Monseigneur le Duc de Choiseul
Engraved by Balthazar Anton Dunker (German, worked in France and Switzerland, 1746–1807), Engraved by Nicolas Delaunay (French, 1739–1792), Engraved by Louis Joseph Masquelier (French, 1741–1811), Engraved by Jean Massard (1740–1822), Engraved by Jean François Rousseau (French, born in 1740), Engraved by Wielh (Dutch, 18th century), After Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (Dutch, 1606–1669), After Nicolaes Claas Pietersz. Berchem (Dutch, 1620–1683), After Gabriel Metsu (Dutch, 1629–1667), After Peter Paul Rubens (Flemish, 1577–1640), After Jean-Baptiste Greuze (French, 1725–1805), Publisher Pierre François Basan (French, 1723–1797)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Cohen-de Ricci 115 (1774 ed.)
Overall: 26.6 x 20.1 x 4.5 cm (10 1/2 x 7 15/16 x 1 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Bound set of 128 engravings, plus engraved title, dedication, portrait, and list of plates
Not On View
(Paris: Basan, 1771) Quarto; 136 leaves; contemporary gilt-stamped mottled brown calf.
Reproductive engravings of paintings, engraved title, portrait of collector
Paris: Basan, 1771
"Auction NY residence 2 East 57th St Huntington Sale Feb 8-9 1926 Andersons" [inscription on prelminary leaf]; acquired [from the sale?] Feb 19, 1926, by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent