Les Cythères parisiennes--Historique anecdotique des bals de Paris
Illustrated by Félicien Rops (Belgian, 1833–1898), Illustrated by Emile Théodore Thérond (French, born in 1821), Author Alfred Delvau (French, 1825–1867), Publisher Edouard Dentu (French, 19th century), Printer Auguste Delâtre (French, 1822–1907)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Beraldi, v. 11, p. 253
Overall: 18.3 x 12 x 2.5 cm (7 3/16 x 4 3/4 x 1 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 25 etchings
Not On View
(Paris: E Dentu, 1864) Octavo; [2 ff.] 281 pp.; contemporary hal gilt-stamped black morocco, marbled paper boards.
Frontispiece depicting “Parisiennes”; chapter headpieces also portray Parisian types.
Paris: E. Dentu, 1864
Acquired in 1902 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent