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Le Satyricon

1951
Illustrated by André Derain (French, 1880–1954), Author Petronius (Roman, about 27–66), Printer Marthe Fequet (French, 20th century), Printer Pierre Baudier (French, 20th century), Printer Georges Leblanc (French, 20th century)


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

Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Glaser, by whom given to MFA, December 1971 (accessioned January 12, 1972).

Credit Line

Gift of Samuel Glaser

Copyright

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