Requires Photography

Cours de danse fin de siècle

1892
Illustrated by Louis Legrand (French, 1863–1951), Drawing by Armand Louis Rassenfosse (Belgian, 1862–1934), Author Erastène Ramiro (French, born in 1853)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Ray, French Illustrated Book, 342; Carteret, Livres illustrés modernes, IV, 331

Dimensions

Overall: 28.3 x 18.8 x 2 cm (11 1/8 x 7 3/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.2136

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 11 etchings and numerous photomechanical color relief prints

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: E. Dentu, 1892) Quarto; [2 ff.] 59 pp. [2 ff.], plus 10 plates; contemporary half gilt-stamped brown morocco, marbled paper boards, original publisher’s printed wrappers bound in (Carayon).

Illustrations of dancers.


Paris: E. Dentu, 1892

Provenance

Acquired in 1902[?] 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