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Paul et Virginie

Paris: Imprimerie de Monsieur [i.e., P. F. Didot], 1789


Acquired in 1910 from Zaehnsdorf, London, by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

Bequest of William A. Sargent


Place of Publication

Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 931-932; Ray, French Illustrated Book, 54

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with four etching and engravings


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books