Vida y hechos del ingenioso hidalgo Don Quixote de la Mancha
Engraved by Jacob Folkema (Dutch, 1692–1767), Engraved by Simon Fokke (Dutch, 1712–1784), Engraved by Pieter Tanjé (Netherlandish, 1706–1761), After Charles Antoine Coypel (French, 1694–1752), Author Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra (Spanish, 1547–1616), Printer Pierre Gosse (Dutch, 18th century), Printer Adriaan Moetjens (Dutch, active 1715–1750)
Place of Publication: The Hague, Netherlands
Cohen-de Ricci 215
Overall (each vol.): 16 x 10.4 x 3 cm (6 5/16 x 4 1/8 x 1 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 24 engravings
Not On View
(The Hague: P. Gosse and A. Moetjens, 1744) Octavo, four vols.; [v. 1] 216 leaves, plus 3 plates; [v. 2] 107 leaves, plus 3 plates; [v. 3] 211 leaves, plus 8 plates; [v. 4] 208 leaves, plus 10 plates; eighteenth-century gilt-stamped mottled brown calf [uniformly bound with 37.1577a-b].
Illustrations to Don Quixote.
The Hague: P. Gosse and A. Moetjens, 1744
Acquired in 1913 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent