Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Les Amours de Daphnis et Chloé

Translator:
Translated by Jacques Amyot
Publisher:
Published by Pierre Didot l'ainé (French, 1761–1853)
Author:
Written by Longus (Greek, active 3rd century A.D.)
Illustrator:
Illustrated by Pierre Paul Prud'hon (French, Cluny 1758–1823 Paris)
Illustrator:
Illustrated by baron François Gérard (French, Rome 1770–1837 Paris)
Published in:
Paris
Date:
1800
Dimensions:
Overall: 15 7/8 x 10 11/16 x 1 in. (40.4 x 27.2 x 2.6 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1929
Accession Number:
29.18.5
Not on view
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," April 17, 1995–August 20, 1995.

Vicaire V.384; T.B. XIII p. 435; Graesse IV p. 255; Sander 1237; Cohen 656; Brunet III.1158; Lewine p. 325; Univ. Cat. II p. 1248
Related Objects

Album Lithographique 1830-1837

Artist: Auguste Raffet (French, Paris 1804–1860 Gênes) Date: 1830-1837 Medium: Books Accession: 61.538.2 On view in:Gallery 964

Le Diable a Paris. . . Paris et Les Parisiens, Vol. II

Artist: Andrew, Best, Leloir (French) Date: 1846 Medium: Wood Engraving Accession: 61.538.4.2 On view in:Gallery 964

Oeuvres de Jean Racine

Artist: Written by Jean Racine (French, baptized 1639–1699 Paris) Date: 1801 Medium: Printed book with engraved illustrations Accession: 58.635.1(1) On view in:Not on view

Oeuvres de Jean Racine

Artist: Written by Jean Racine (French, baptized 1639–1699 Paris) Date: 1801 Medium: Printed book with engraved illustrations Accession: 58.635.1(2) On view in:Not on view

Oeuvres de Jean Racine

Artist: Written by Jean Racine (French, baptized 1639–1699 Paris) Date: 1801 Medium: Printed book with engraved illustrations Accession: 58.635.1(3) On view in:Not on view