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Daphnis and Chloe

French
1937
Author Longus, Printer Philippe Gonin (French, 20th century)


Dimensions

Page: 7 7/8 x 5 1/8 in. Vellum: 21.5 cm Boxed: 22 cm

Accession Number

1995.838

Medium or Technique

Woodcut illustrations

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

52 woodcut illustrations and 4 initials by Maillol (printed in brownish ink). 2 f., 211, [1] pp. Printed on Maillol paper. Ref.: MFA The Artist and the Book (1961), no. 174 (this copy). Translation (1658) by George Thornley (b. 1614).

Signed

Signed in pencil by Maillol below colophon.

Credit Line

Gift of Arthur and Charlotte Vershbow

Copyright

© 2011 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADGAP, Paris