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La comédie féminine

1899
Ferdinand Bac (French, born in Germany, 1859–1952), Publisher H. Simonis Empis (French, active late 19th–early 20th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall: 19 x 13 x 2 cm (7 1/2 x 5 1/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1798

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 100 photomechanical relief prints

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: H. Simonis Empis, 1899) Octavo; xi pp. [101 ff.]; original publisher’s pictorial wrappers (cream-colored phase box).

Illustrations of contemporary society.


Paris: H. Simonis Empis, 1899

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