Les Chats...cinquième édition
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
Brivois, p. 94; Harris (Manet) 65, Guérin 53, Fisher 52
Overall: 21.6 x 15.8 x 3.5 cm (8 1/2 x 6 1/4 x 1 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with five etchings, one chromolithograph, two hand-colored wood engravings, and numerous wood engravings
Not On View
(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
W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1881-1955), by whom bequeathed to the MFA, June 8, 1964.
Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen