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Tableau de la volupté, ou les quatre parties du jour.

Illustrated by Charles Eisen (French, 1720–1778), Engraved by Joseph de Longueil (French, 1730–1792), Author Pierre Ulric Dubuisson (French, 1746–1794)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 330


Overall: 17.4 x 11.3 x 1.7 cm (6 7/8 x 4 7/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 13 etching and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(“Cythère” [i.e., Paris]: 1771) Octavo; 34 leaves, plus 5 plates; contemporary gilt-stamped marbled brown calf.

Pastoral illustrations.

“Cythère’ [i.e., Paris]: 1771


Illegible ownership inscription [E. Le Blanc?]; acquired in 1926 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