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Histoire du chien de Brisquet

1900
Engraved by Ernest Deloche (French, born in 1861), Engraved by Eugène Froment (French, 19th century), Engraved by Ernest Florian (French, 1863–1914), Engraved by Frédéric Florian (Swiss (active in France), born in 1858), Author Charles Nodier (French, 1780–1844), Preface by Anatole France (French, 1844–1924), Publisher Edouard Pelletan (French, 1854–1912), Printer A. Lahure (French, late 19th–early 20th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Ray, French Illustrated Book, 338

Dimensions

Overall: 29.6 x 23.4 x 1 cm (11 5/8 x 9 3/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

37.2311

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with black-and-white and color wood engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Edouard Pelletan, 1900) Quarto; [1 f.] xv, 28 pp. [1 f.]; original publisher’s pictorial wrappers.

Literary illustrations.


Paris: Edouard Pelletan, 1900

Provenance

Acquired at auction in New York in 1906 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