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Vignette on page 301 of Volume VIII, from the 1774 Edition of Emile ou de l'Education par J.-J. Rousseau Citoyen de Genèvre, part of Collection Complette des oeuvres de J. J. Rousseau, Londres. 1774.

Series/Portfolio:
1774 Edition of Emile ou de l'Education par J.-J. Rousseau Citoyen de Genèvre, part of Collection Complette des oeuvres de J. J. Rousseau, Londres. 1774.
Artist:
Robert de Launay (French, Paris 1749–1814 Paris)
Artist:
After Jean Michel Moreau the Younger (French, Paris 1741–1814 Paris)
Author:
Jean Jacques Rousseau (Swiss, Geneva 1712–1778 Ermenonville)
Date:
1779
Medium:
Etching and engraving; second state of three (Bocher)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 5/16 × 9 15/16 in. (33.8 × 25.2 cm) Plate: 11 1/4 × 8 7/16 in. (28.6 × 21.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1930
Accession Number:
30.67.2(29)
Not on view
Inscription: At lower left: Dessiné par J.M. Moreau le jeune.
At lower right: Gravé par De Launay le jeune. 1779.

Marking: On verso at lower right: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Vendor: Albert Besombes
Bocher II.537-38.1491 ii/iii
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