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Les Cythères parisiennes--Historique anecdotique des bals de Paris

1864
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

Catalogue Raisonné

Beraldi, v. 11, p. 253

Dimensions

Overall: 18.3 x 12 x 2.5 cm (7 3/16 x 4 3/4 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

37.1833

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 25 etchings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(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

Provenance

Acquired in 1902 by 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