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Deuxième cahier d'Illustrations encyclopédiques, recueil de vignettes, culs-de-lampe, fleurons, ornements, emblèmes, attributs, allégories, alphabets, sujets variés

about 1845
Illustrated by Honoré Daumier (French, 1808–1879), Illustrated by Adrien Féart (French, born in 1813), Illustrated by Jules Gagniet (French, 19th century), Illustrated by Paul Gavarni (Hippolyte Guillaume Sulpice Chevalier) (French, 1804–1866), Illustrated by Charles-Louis Malapeau (French, 1795–1878), Illustrated by Jean Louis Ernest Meissonier (French, 1815–1891), Illustrated by Louis-Charles-Auguste Steinheil (French, 1814–1885)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Bouvy, Daumier, 748a (including Bouvy nos. 380-387, 389, 391-396).

Dimensions

Overall: 26.1 x 18.3 x 2 cm (10 1/4 x 7 3/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

64.749

Medium or Technique

Illustrated album with numerous wood engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: L. Curmer [about 1845]) Quarto; [1 f.] pls. 17-88 [2 ff.]; nineteenth-century half gilt-stamped green morocco, green marbled paper boards. BOUND with Album de vues et paysages and Catalogue-spécimen des ouvrages illustrés publiés par Ernest Bourdin.

Album of wood engraved vignettes, alphabets, ornaments, etc., from Curmer shop


Paris: L. Curmer [about 1845]

Provenance

1933, acquired from "Denis" by Philip Hofer, Cambridge (1898-1984); Frances Hofer (booklabel). W. G. Russell Allen (1882-1955), Boston; 1964, bequeathed by Russell Allen to the MFA. (Accession date: June 8, 1964)

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen