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Aventures du Baron de Münchhausen

about 1882
Illustrated by Gustave Doré (French, 1832–1883), Engraved by Ernest Boetzel (French, born in 1830), Engraved by Hélène Boetzel (French, 19th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Leblanc, Doré, pp. 37-38 (early eds.)

Dimensions

Overall: 30.6 x 22.4 x 2 cm (12 1/16 x 8 13/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.831

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with wood engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Furne, Jouvet et Cie [about 1882]) Quarto; vii, 230 pp.; contemporary half gilt-stamped green morocco (faded), marbled paper boards (original publisher’s pictorial orange paper wrappers bound in).

Humorous literary illustrations.


Paris: Furne, Jouvet et Cie [about 1882]

Provenance

Francis Bullard (inscription dated "Paris 1886"); anonymous gift to MFA, November 12, 1959.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift