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Fortunio

1898
Artist Alexandre Lunois (French, 1863–1916), Author Théophile Gautier (French, 1811–1872)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Ray, French Illustrated Book, 311

Dimensions

Overall: 27 x 20.3 x 2.8 cm (10 5/8 x 8 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

37.1848

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 24 color lithographs and numerous wood engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Librairie des Bibliophiles, 1898) Quarto; [2 ff.] 184 pp. [1 f.], plus plates; original publisher’s printed wrappers (beige cloth box, blue morocco spine).

Literary illustrations.


Paris: Librairie des Bibliophiles, 1898

Provenance

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