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Le Satyricon

1951
Illustrated by André Derain (French, 1880–1954), Author Petronius (Roman, about 27–66)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Johnson, Ambroise Vollard Editeur (1977), no. 184; Bibliothèque Nationale, Oeuvre gravé de Derain, 98

Dimensions

Overall (without slipcase): 45.2 x 34.5 x 7.4 cm (17 13/16 x 13 9/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1971.752

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 33 engravings and 43 woodcuts

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: [aux dépens d’un amateur] 1951) Folio, unbound; [3 ff.] 290 pp. [2 ff.]; original publisher’s printed wrappers, dark cream-colored slipcase, gilt-stamped vellum spine.

Literary illustrations.


Paris: [aux dépens d’un amateur] 1951

Provenance

1971, year-end gift of Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Glaser, Newton, MA to the MFA. (Accession date: January 12, 1972)

Credit Line

Gift of Samuel Glaser

Copyright

© 2011 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris.