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Fêtes galantes

1903
Illustrated by Alcide Théophile Robaudi (French, 1850–1928), Etched by X. Maccard (French, active early 20th century), Etched by Raoul Serres (active early 20th century), Author Paul Verlaine (French, 1844–1896), Publisher Charles Meunier (French, 1865–1940)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall: 30 x 22.8 x 3.7 cm (11 13/16 x 9 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.2487

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with engraved text and 48 color etchings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Charles Meunier, 1903) Quarto; [unpaged]; contemporary [original publisher’s?] gilt-stamped marbled calf (rose-colored cardboard slipcase).

Literary illustrations in the rococo manner.


Paris: Charles Meunier, 1903

Provenance

Acquired from Le Prevost, Paris, in 1924 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