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Recueil d'estampes représentant les différents évènemens de la guerre qui a procuré l'indépendance aux Etats Unis de l'Amérique

Illustrated by François Godefroy (French, 1743–1819), Illustrated by Nicholas Ponce (French, 1746–1831), Illustrated by Jean-Baptiste Le Paon (French, 1735–1785), Illustrated by Jean-Jacques François Le Barbier (French, 1738–1826), Illustrated by Clément Pierre Marillier (French, 1740–1808), Illustrated by Louis François Sébastien Fauvel (French, 1753–1838), Engraved by Claude Niquet (French, about 1760–after 1831)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 862; Sabin 68421


Overall: 27.7 x 23 x 1 cm (10 7/8 x 9 1/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Bound set of 16 etching and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Bound sets

(Paris: Ponce et Godefroy [1783]) Quarto; 16 leaves; modern gilt-stamped red morocco (Lloyd).

Illustrations of events in the American revolutionary war.

Paris: Ponce et Godefroy [1783]


C. L. F. Robinson, Newport, RI; his sale, from which acquired in 1927 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