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Figures de l'histoire de France

[Paris: Moreau, 1778-about 1790]

Provenance

Alfred Henry Lewis, sale American Art Association, New York, 1 December 1915 (donor's note on preliminary leaf); Henry F. Tapley (bookplate); his daughter Mrs. Edith T. Beardsell, from whom acquired in 1929 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

Bequest of William A. Sargent

1778–90

Place of Publication

Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 425-426, 737; Ray, French Illustrated Book, 53

Accession Number

37.1436

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 170 etching and engravings

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books