Illustrated by Clément Pierre Marillier (French, 1740–1808), Engraved by Nicolas Delaunay (French, 1739–1792), Engraved by Robert de Launay (French, 1754–1814), Engraved by Emmanuel Jean Nepomucène de Ghendt (Flemish, worked in France, 1738–1815), Engraved by François Denis Née (French, 1735–1818), Engraved by Nicholas Ponce (French, 1746–1831), Author Arnaud Berquin (French, 1747–1791), Publisher Nicolas Ruault (French, 1742?–1828), Printer François-Augustin Quillau (French, 1743–1804)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Cohen-de Ricci 141-42; Ray, French Illustrated Book, 45
Overall: 16.3 x 11.8 x 1.8 cm (6 7/16 x 4 5/8 x 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with engraved title, six etching and engravings, and six leaves of engraved sheet music
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(Paris: Quillau, for Ruault, 1776[-1777]) Octavo; 62 leaves, plus engraved title, 6 plates, and 6 leaves of engraved music; modern decorative pastepaper boards.
Literary illustrations, decorative title, and engraved sheet music
Paris: Quillau, for Ruault, 1776[-1777]
Acquired in 1903 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent