La peau de chagrin. Etudes sociales.
Illustrated by Henri Baron (French, 1816–1885), Illustrated by Paul Gavarni (Hippolyte Guillaume Sulpice Chevalier) (French, 1804–1866), Illustrated by Emile-Jean-Horace Vernet (called Horace Vernet) (French, 1789–1863), Illustrated by Ange-Louis Janet (called Janet-Lange) (French, 1815–1872), Engraved by Prosper-Aimé-Marie Brunellière (French, born in 1803), Engraved by Félicie (Monsaldy) Fournier (French, 1797–1879), Engraved by Gabriel Xavier Montaut d'Oléron (French, 1798–after 1852), Author Honoré de Balzac (French, 1799–1850), Publisher H. Delloye (French, mid-19th century)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Ray, French Illustrated Book, 225
Overall: 26.8 x 17.8 x 3.3 cm (10 9/16 x 7 x 1 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with numerous etching and engravings, wood-engraved initials
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(Paris: H. Delloye, Victor Lecou, 1838) Octavo; [2 ff.] 402 pp. [1 f.]; modern gilt-stamped half brown morocco, marbled paper boards.
Paris: H. Delloye, Victor Lecou, 1838
Acquired in 1910 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent