Illustrated by Léon Rudnicki (active late 19th century), Illustrated by Alexandre Lunois (French, 1863–1916), Illustrated by Eugène Courboin (French, 1851–about 1915), Illustrated by Carlos Schwabe (Swiss, active in France, 1866–1926), Illustrated by Alexandre Séon (French, about 1855–1917), Author Edmond Haraucourt (French, 1856–1941), Publisher Société des Bibliophiles Contemporains (French), Publisher Académie des Beaux-Livres (French), Printer Albert Quantin (French, active late 19th century)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Houghton Library, Turn of a Century, 60
Overall: 28.6 x 22.5 x 2 cm (11 1/4 x 8 7/8 x 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with numerous lithographs and photomechanical intaglio prints
Not On View
(Paris: Académie des Beaux Livres [Les Bibliophiles Contemporains], 1894) Quarto; [2 ff.] 144 pp.; original publisher’s pictorial wrappers (cream-colored phase box).
Literary and decorative illustrations.
Paris: Académie des Beaux Livres [Les Bibliophiles Contemporains], 1894
Acquired in Paris in 1920 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent