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Les Chats...cinquième édition

1870
Illustrated by Edouard Manet (French, 1832–1883), Illustrated by J. M. Burbank (English, active 1825–1872), Illustrated by Marie Champfleury (French, 19th century), Illustrated by Victor Gerusez, called Crafty (French, 1840–1906), Illustrated by Amand Désiré Gautier (French, 1825–1894), Illustrated by Louis-Eugène Lambert (French, 1825–1900), Author Champfleury (French, 1821–1889), Publisher Jules Rothschild (French, born in 1838), Printer Alfred Cadart (French, 1828–1875)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Brivois, p. 94; Harris (Manet) 65, Guérin 53, Fisher 52

Dimensions

Overall: 21.6 x 15.8 x 3.5 cm (8 1/2 x 6 1/4 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

64.788

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with five etchings, one chromolithograph, two hand-colored wood engravings, and numerous wood engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: J. Rothschild, 1870) Octavo; [1 f.] xiv, 332 pp.; contemporary half gilt-stamped brown morocco, blind-stamped brown cloth.

Illustrations of cats, in art and drawn from life.


Paris: J. Rothschild, 1870

Provenance

W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1881-1955), by whom bequeathed to the MFA, June 8, 1964.

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen