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Champ Fleury

1927
Geoffroy Tory (French, about 1480–1533), Translator George Burnham Ives (American, 1856–1930), Typographical design by Bruce Rogers (American, 1870–1957), Publisher Grolier Club (American, founded in 1884), Printer William Edwin Rudge (American, 1876–1931)


Place of Publication: New York, New York, USA

Dimensions

Overall: 31.9 x 22.5 x 3 cm (12 9/16 x 8 7/8 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.2551

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with photomechanical relief prints

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(New York: The Grolier Club, 1927) 31.9 cm; [3 ff.] xxiii, 208 pp. [1 f.]; original publisher’s half gilt-stamped vellum, yellow-brown decorated pastepaper boards (publisher’s tan dust jacket and slipcase).


New York: The Grolier Club, 1927

Provenance

1928, acquired from the publisher by William A. Sargent (b. 1858 - d. 1936); 1937, bequest of William A. Sargent to the MFA. (Accession date: November 17, 1937).

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent