Le voyage d'Urien

1893
Illustrated by Maurice Denis (French, 1870–1943), Author André Gide (French, 1869–1951), Publisher Librairie de l'Art Indépendant (French, late 19th century), Lithographer Edward Ancourt (French, active 1860s–1890s)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Artist & the Book 76; Turn of a Century 53; Ray, Art of French Illustrated Book, 375; Manet to Hockney: Modern Artist's Illustrated Books, 5

Dimensions

Overall: 20.3 x 19.2 x 1.7 cm (8 x 7 9/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4350

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 30 color lithographs and one woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Librairie de l’Art Indépendant, 1893) 20.3 cm; [4 ff.] 105 pp. [2 ff.]; original publisher’s printed off-white paper wrappers.


Paris: Librairie de l’Art Indépendant, 1893

Signed

Pen and dark brown ink, preliminary leaf: "cordialement / André Gide." [rest of inscription cut off].

Provenance

Private collection (United States); purchased by Ars Libri, Ltd., October 2008(Boston, MA); from whom purchased by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (Accession Date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund