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La petite roque

Illustrated by Alexandre Lunois (French, 1863–1916), Author Guy de Maupassant (French, 1850–1893), Publisher L. Carteret (French, active early 20th century), Printer A. Lahure (French, late 19th–early 20th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France


Overall: 27 x 18.4 x 1.5 cm (10 5/8 x 7 1/4 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 23 etchings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: L. Carteret, 1907) Quarto; [2 ff.] 80 pp.; original publisher’s printed paper wrappers (publisher’s catalogue loosely laid in).

Literary illustrations.

Paris: L. Carteret, 1907


E. Carayon (to whom presented by the publisher); acquired in Paris in 1900 by 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