La légende dorée
Illustrated by Alexandre Lunois (French, 1863–1916), Author Jacobus de Voragine (about 1229–1298), Translator Henri Piazza (French, 19th–20th centuries), Publisher G. Boudet (French, 19th century), Printer A. Lahure (French, late 19th–early 20th century), Printer Auguste Clot (French, 1858–1936)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Ray, French Illustrated Book, 310
Overall: 31.8 x 25 x 2.6 cm (12 1/2 x 9 13/16 x 1 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with color lithographs and wood engravings
Not On View
(Paris: Librairie Artistique, G. Boudet, 1896) Quarto; [3 ff.] 152 pp. [2 ff.]; contemporary half gilt-stamped green morocco, green marbled paper boards (original publisher’s pictorial wrappers bound in).
Historical and religious illustrations.
Paris: Librairie Artistique, G. Boudet, 1896
Acquired in 1933 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent