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Paris: Charles-Antoine Jombert, for Desaint & Saillant, and Durand, 1755-59


Gardner Brewer [bookplate]; Mrs. Arthur Croft, by whom bequeathed to MFA, 1901.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection


Place of Publication

Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 548-50; Ray, French Illustrated Book, 5


Overall (each vol., slight variants): 40.9 x 29 x 5 cm (16 1/8 x 11 7/16 x 1 15/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 276 etching and engravings, plus numerous woodcut vignettes


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books