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De la Marne au Rhin, dessins des années de guerre 1914–1919

1920
Jean Louis Forain (French, 1852–1931), Publisher Pierre Lafitte (French, 20th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall (each vol.): 20.3 x 15.3 x 2.5 cm (8 x 6 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

37.1841a-b

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with photomechanical relief prints

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Editions Pierre Lafitte [1920]) Octavo, two vols., unpaged, almost entirely illustrated on folio rectos, some double-spread illustrations; original publisher’s pictorial wrappers (tan cloth box, gilt-stamped red morocco spine).

Illustrations of First World War.


Paris: Editions Pierre Lafitte [1920]

Provenance

Acquired in 1921 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