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La Prix de la beauté, ou les couronnes

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Paris: de Lormel, 1760


D. Bentum [Beutum?], sale Lucerne, Gilhofer & Ranschburg, 18 Nov. 1926; acquired at that sale 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 826 (first issue)


Overall: 22.2 x 16.9 x 2 cm (8 3/4 x 6 5/8 x 13/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 10 etchings and 45 engraved text and music plates


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books