Faust, tragédie...traduite en français

1828
Illustrated by Eugène Delacroix (French, 1798–1863), Illustrated by Achille Devéria (French, 1800–1857), Author Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (German, 1749–1832), Publisher Charles Motte (French, 1785–1836)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Ray, French Illustrated Book, 143; Delteil [Delacroix] 57-74

Dimensions

Overall: 44.3 x 30.5 x 3 cm (17 7/16 x 12 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

BR1213

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 18 lithographs

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Ch. Motte and Sautelet, 1828) Folio; [2 ff.] IV, 148 pp., plus 18 plates and original lithographed paper wrappers; nineteenth-century gilt-stamped half brown calf, marbled paper boards (beige linen box).

Author portrait; illustrations to Goethe’s play; decorated paper wrappers.


Paris: Ch. Motte and Sautelet, 1828

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Paris (1826-1899, painter), by whom bequeathed to MFA, June 12, 1900.

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock