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Tangu et Félime, poëme en IV chants

Illustrated by Clément Pierre Marillier (French, 1740–1808), Engraved by Jean Dambrun (French, 1741–about 1808), Engraved by Emmanuel Jean Nepomucène de Ghendt (Flemish, worked in France, 1738–1815), Engraved by Louis Michel Halbou (French, 1730–1809), Engraved by Nicholas Ponce (French, 1746–1831), Author Jean-François de La Harpe (French, 1739–1803), Publisher Noël-Jacques Pissot (French, 1724?–1804)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 589


Overall: 18.8 x 12.5 x 1.3 cm (7 3/8 x 4 15/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with five etching and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Pissot [1780]) Small quarto; 32 leaves, plus 5 plates; early nineteenth-century gilt-stamped half red morocco, red pastepaper boards.

Literary illustrations; decorative engraved title.

Paris: Pissot [1780]


Viollet Le Duc (book label); Eugène Paillet (bookplate); acquired in 1906 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