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L'Affaire Crainquebille

1901
Illustrated by Théophile-Alexandre Steinlen (French (born in Switzerland), 1859–1923), Engraved by Ernest Deloche (French, born in 1861), Engraved by Ernest Florian (French, 1863–1914), Engraved by Frédéric Florian (Swiss (active in France), born in 1858), Engraved by Emile Froment (French, active late 19th–early 20th century), Engraved by Eugène Froment (French, 19th century), Engraved by Pierre Gusman (French, born in 1862), Engraved by Auguste Mathieu (French, 1810–1864), Engraved by Jules Léon Perrichon (French, 1866–1946), Author Anatole France (French, 1844–1924), Publisher Edouard Pelletan (French, 1854–1912), Printer A. Lahure (French, late 19th–early 20th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Ray, French Illustrated Book, 339

Dimensions

Overall: 26.3 x 19.2 x 2.6 cm (10 3/8 x 7 9/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

37.2467

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 63 wood engravings, several with tone block

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Edouard Pelletan, 1901) Quarto; 101 pp. [4 ff.]; contemporary half gilt-stamped red morocco, marbled paper boards (Vauthrin; original publisher’s printed wrappers bound in, original 2 ff. prospectus laid in).

Literary illustrations.


Paris: Edouard Pelletan, 1901

Provenance

Acquired in 1902 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