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La Comédie parisienne--deux cent cinquante dessins

1896
Jean Louis Forain (French, 1852–1931), Publisher Georges Charpentier (French, 1846–1905), Publisher Eugène Fasquelle (French, 19th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall: 18.7 x 12.7 x 2.1 cm (7 3/8 x 5 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1839

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with photomechanical relief prints, the wrappers colored.

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: G. Charpentier et E. Fasquelle, 1894) Duodecimo; [2 ff.] 248 pp.; original publisher’s pictorial wrappers (cream-colored phase box).

Satirical illustrations of Parisian life.


Paris: G. Charpentier et E. Fasquelle, 1894

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