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Boulevards de Paris

Paris en miniature

1832–35
Jean-Baptiste Arnout (French, 1788–after 1865), Publisher Aubert [Firm] (French, 19th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Bibliothèque Nationale, Inventaire 19th cen., vol. 1, p. 166(?)

Dimensions

Overall: 8.9 x 30.2 x 1.5 cm (3 1/2 x 11 7/8 x 9/16 in.) Image (fully extended): 7.5 x 580 cm (2 15/16 x 228 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

64.951

Medium or Technique

Bound set of 20 lithographs, bound end to end in panorama format

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

([Paris: Aubert et Tilt, 1832-35?]) Oblong small octavo; 20 leaves bound accordion-style; nineteenth-century half maroon morocco, gilt-stamped maroon cloth boards (cream-colored phase box).

Continuous panorama view of Paris boulevards.


[Paris: Aubert et Tilt, 1832-35?]

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Boston (1893-1963), by whom bequeathed to MFA June 8, 1964.

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik