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Chez Victor Hugo par un passant

1864
Illustrated by Maxime Lalanne (French, 1827–1886), Author Alphonse Lecanu (French, 19th century), Publisher Cadart et Luquet (French, active 1863–1867), Printer Auguste Delâtre (French, 1822–1907)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Bibliothèque Nationale, Inventaire 19th cen., v. 12, p. 272, no. 6

Dimensions

Overall: 24 x 16.1 x 1.8 cm (9 7/16 x 6 5/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1876

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 12 etchings.

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Cadart et Luquet, 1864) Octavo; [2 ff.] 68 pp., plus 12 plates; contemporary half gilt-stamped dark blue morocco, marbled paper boards (V. Champs; original printed publisher’s wrappers bound in).

Exterior and interior views of Victor Hugo’s house on Guernsey.


Paris: Cadart et Luquet, 1864

Provenance

Ch. Morizet (booklabel); acquired in 1901 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

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