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Collection De Vignettes, Fleurons, Et Culs-De-Lampes: Ou Suite Chronologique de Faits relatifs à l'Histoire de France. Composéz par M. Cochin, et Gravés en partie par lui-même. Quæ fudit Genius, colligit Artis amor.

RA Collection: Book

Record number

03/2235

Variant Title

Suite Chronologique de Faits relatifs à l'Histoire de France

Imprint

A Paris: chés Prevost Graveur rue St Thomas, Porte St Jacquez, près le Jeu de Paume., M.D.CC.LXVII.

Physical Description

Engr. t.-pl., [32] leaves carrying 40 pl.

Responsibility Note

Most plates are signed as drawn by C. N. Cochin le jeune, or as drawn and engraved under his direction; six plates are signed as engraved by Chedel; one as engraved by F. A. Aveline.

References

C. Michel, Charles-Nicolas Cochin Et L'Art Des Lumières (1993); C. Michel, Charles-Nicolas Cochin et le livre illustré au XVIIIe siècle avec un catalogue raisonné (1987).

Summary Note

Provenance

Recorded in RAA Library, Catalogue, 1802.

Binding Note

20th-century half calf; marbled-paper boards; red morocco spine-label, lettered 'Cochin Collecti De Vignetes'.

Subject

France - History
Pictorial works - France - 18th century

Contributors