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L'Eloge de la folie.... Nouvelle édition revüe et corrigée

[Paris:] 1751

Provenance

Mexborough [armorial bookplate with motto "Be Fast"; acquired in 1919 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

Bequest of William A. Sargent

1751

Place of Publication

Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 348-49 (quarto format); Ray, French Illustrated Book, 24

Accession Number

37.1698

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 17 etching and engravings

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books