Carmen [plates only]
Illustrated by Alexandre Lunois (French, 1863–1916), Author Prosper Mérimée (French, 1803–1870), Publisher Cent Bibliophiles (French, founded in 1895), Printer Auguste Clot (French, 1858–1936), Printer Henry Belfond (French, 19th century)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Ray, French Illustrated Book, 312
Overall: 22.9 x 17 x 2 cm (9 x 6 11/16 x 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Suite of 170 lithographs without text
Not On View
(Paris: Les Cent Bibliophiles, 1901) Quarto; unpaged; original publisher’s printed wrappers (the paper wrapper for the suite loosely laid in).
Paris: Les Cent Bibliophiles, 1901
Jules Le Petit, original subscriber for this copy (see 37.2143); acquired from Blaizot, Paris, in 1924 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent