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Les Baisers, précédés du mois de mai. Poëme

1880
Reproduction of Charles Eisen (French, 1720–1778), Author Claude Joseph Dorat (French, 1734–1780), Publisher Jules Lemonnyer (French, active late 19th century)


Place of Publication: Rouen, France

Dimensions

Overall: 25.2 x 17 x 2.4 cm (9 15/16 x 6 11/16 x 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1836

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with numerous intaglio photoreproductions

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Rouen: J. Lemonnyer, 1880) Octavo; xxv, 106, 48 pp., plus engraved title; contemporary half gilt-stamped brown morocco, marbled paper boards (Quinet).

Literary pastoral illustrations.


Rouen: J. Lemmonyer, 1880

Provenance

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