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El Moghreb al Aksa--une mission belge au Maroc.

1889
Illustrated by Theodore van Rysselberghe (Belgian, 1862–1926), Frontispiece designed by Odilon Redon (French, 1840–1916), Author Edmond Picard (Belgian, 1836–1924), Publisher Ferdinand Larcier (Belgian, 19th century), Lithographer Becquet (French, 19th century)


Place of Publication: Brussels, Belgium

Catalogue Raisonné

Mellerio 103

Dimensions

Overall (without portfolio): 32.7 x 25.6 x 5.4 cm (12 7/8 x 10 1/16 x 2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1984.998

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with one lithograph, plus 26 photomechanical lithographs and 12 vignettes

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Brussels: Ferdinand Larcier, 1889) Folio; [5 ff.] 422 pp. [4 ff.], plus plates; original publisher’s printed green wrappers, original printed tan cloth portfolio.

Illustrations of Morocco, allegorical frontispiece, portraits.


Brussels: Ferdinand Larcier, 1889

Provenance

Arthur and Charlotte Vershbow, by whom given to MFA, December 1984 (accessioned January 16, 1985).

Credit Line

Gift of Charlotte Z. and Arthur E. Vershbow