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Recueil des plus belles pièces des poëtes françois, tant anciens que modernes

Amsterdam: George Gallet, 1692


Robert Hoe, New York (1839-1909, his sale, pt. IV, lot 2679); unidentified armorial book label (bird with snake); 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


Place of Publication

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet IV, 1168; Hollstein, Dutch and Flemish, XXVI, p. 37, no. 56 (Schoonebeek); Bibliothèque Nationale, Inventaire 18th cen., XI, p. 577, nos. 91, 93 (Ingouf)

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with five etchings and two engravings


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books