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Amsterdam [i.e., Paris: Barbou]: 1762


Acquired in 1903 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 558-571; Ray, French Illustrated Book, 26


Overall (each vol.): 18.5 x 12.7 x 3.2 cm (7 5/16 x 5 x 1 1/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 82 full-page etched and engraved plates and 57 etched vignettes

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Illustrated books