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Fables d'Esope (Aesop's Fables)

Paris: Edme Jeaurat, after 1722


William Charles Smith (inscr. "William Charles Smith from Fanny Rowley Smith January 1876"); Otto H. Ranschburg, New York, from whom purchased by MFA, April 12, 1951.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund

after 1722

Place of Publication

Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Jombert 170; Bibliothèque Nationale, Inventaire 17th, v. 8, pp. 336-41, nos. 1310-1332

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Medium or Technique

Etched title page and 22 etchings


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books