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Les Amours de Mirtil

"Constantinople" [i.e., Paris: Joseph-Gérard Barbou] 1761

Provenance

Museo van der Helle (armorial bookplate with note of 1868 sale); Robert Hoe (1839-1909); acquired in 1922 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

Bequest of William A. Sargent

1761

Place of Publication

Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 77

Accession Number

37.1603

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with seven etchings

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books