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Hérodias

1892
Illustrated by Georges Rochegrosse (French, 1852–1938), Etched by Eugène André Champollion (French, 1840–1901), Author Gustave Flaubert (French, 1821–1880), Preface by Anatole France (French, 1844–1924), Publisher A. Ferroud (French, 19th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Ray, French Illustrated Book, 307

Dimensions

Overall: 26 x 17.3 x 3.5 cm (10 1/4 x 6 13/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

37.2422

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with etchings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: A. Ferroud, 1892) Quarto; [2 ff.] xxxii, 88 pp. [1 f.]; contemporary half gilt-stamped dark blue morocco, marbled paper boards (original publisher’s pictorial wrappers bound in).

Literary illustrations.


Paris: A. Ferroud, 1892

Provenance

Acquired in 1908 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom beqeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent