Traduction libre d'Amadis de Gaule
Oeuvres choisies du comte de Tressan
Illustrated by Clément Pierre Marillier (French, 1740–1808), Engraved by Louis Croutelle (French, 1765–1829), Engraved by Emmanuel Jean Nepomucène de Ghendt (Flemish, worked in France, 1738–1815), Engraved by Remi Henri Joseph Delvaux (French, 1748/50–1823), Engraved by Vincent Marie Langlois (French, born in 1756), Engraved by Charles Emmanuel Jean Baptiste Patas (French, 1744–1802), Translator Louis-Elisabeth, comte de Tressan (French, 1705–1783), Publisher Pierre François Basan (French, 1723–1797)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Cohen-de Ricci 999
Overall (each vol., depth variable): 19.2 x 13 x 3 cm (7 9/16 x 5 1/8 x 1 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with six etching and engravings
Not On View
(Paris: 1787) Octavo, three vols.; [v. 1] 226 leaves, plus 2 plates; [v. 2] 176 ll., plus 2 pls.; [v. 3] 200 ll., plus 2 pls.; contemporary gilt- and blind-stamped brown calf.
Acquired in 1917 from Goodspeed, Boston, by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent