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Félicien Rops

Illustrated by Félicien Rops (Belgian, 1833–1898), Author Erastène Ramiro (French, born in 1853), Publisher Gustave Pellet (French, 1859–1919), Publisher Floury [firm]

Place of Publication: Paris, France


Overall: 27.3 x 21.2 x 4 cm (10 3/4 x 8 3/8 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with photomechanical relief and intaglio prints, some printed in colors

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: G. Pellet, H. Floury, 1905) Quarto; [2 ff.] 215 pp., plus plates and proofs, original publisher’s pictorial wrappers bound in; contemporary half gilt-stamped brown morocco, marbled paper boards (marbled paper slipcase).

Reproductions of works by Félicien Rops.

Paris: G. Pellet, H. Floury, 1905


Acquired from Brentano's, New York, in 1922 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