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L'art d'imprimer les tableaux. Traité d'après les écrits, les opérations & les instructions verbales, de J. C. Le Blon

Paris: Pierre Gilles Le Mercier, Jean-Luc Nyon, and Michel Lambert, 1756


Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900, first curator of prints at MFA), by whom given to MFA, October 20, 1898.

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler

Coloritto or the Harmony of Colouring in Painting / L'harmonie du coloris dans la peinture


Place of Publication

Paris, France


Overall: 21.5 x 15.4 x 2.8 cm (8 7/16 x 6 1/16 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with one hand-colored color mezzotint and two engravings


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books