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J.-L. Forain: l'homme et l'oeuvre

L'Art et les Artistes

1921
Illustrated by Jean Louis Forain (French, 1852–1931), Author Gustave Geffroy (French, 1855–1926), Publisher Art et les Artistes (French, 20th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall: 29.8 x 20.5 x 0.5 cm (11 3/4 x 8 1/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.2466

Medium or Technique

Illustrated journal with numerous photomechanical halftone prints

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: L’Art et les Artistes, 1921) Quarto; [1 f.] pp. 49-88, plus 2 plates; original publisher’s printed wrappers (cream-colored manila folder, green cloth spine).

Reproductions of works by Forain.


Paris: L’Art et les Artistes, 1921

Provenance

Acquired from Brentano's, New York, in 1922 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