Illustrated by Honoré Daumier (French, 1808–1879), Illustrated by Henry Monnier (French, 1799–1877), Illustrated by Auguste Bachelin (Swiss, 1830–1890), Illustrated by Henri Blanc-Fontaine (French, 1819–1897), Illustrated by Emile Bin (French, born in 1825), Illustrated by Carl Cremer (Danish, 1822–1889), Illustrated by Léon Marie Constant Dansaert (Belgian, 1830–after 1882), Illustrated by Emeric Marie Septime Le Pippre (French, 1833–1871), Illustrated by Amable Schneider (French, 1824–1884), Illustrated by Alfred Taiée (French, born in 1820), Illustrated by Edmond Cuisinier (French, 19th century), Engraved by Gillot [firm] (French, 19th century), Engraved by X. F. Comte (French, 19th century), Author Alexandre Pothey (French, 1820–1897), Publisher Paul Daffis (French, 19th century)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Bouvy, Daumier, 973-982
Overall: 24.9 x 16.7 x 1.1 cm (9 13/16 x 6 9/16 x 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 23 photorelief reproductions
Not On View
(Paris: Paul Daffis, 1870) Quarto; 30 pp. [1 f.]; modern half gilt-stamped brown morocco, brown marbled paper boards (original publisher’s printed wrappers bound in).
Portraits and satirical illustrations.
Paris: Paul Daffis, 1870
Pen and dark brown ink on half title recto: "A mon cher ami [F. ----] souvenir très affectueux Alex. Pothey."
W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955), by whom bequeathed to MFA, June 8, 1964.
Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen