Les deux miroirs, contes pour tous
Illustrated by Paul Gavarni (Hippolyte Guillaume Sulpice Chevalier) (French, 1804–1866), Illustrated by François Louis Français (French, 1814–1897), Illustrated by Célestin François Nanteuil (French, 1813–1873), Illustrated by Heinrich Schlesinger (German, active Austria and France, 1814–1893), Illustrated by J.-P. Schmit (French, born in 1790), Engraved by Lacoste père et fils (French, active 1830s–1860s), Engraved by Hilaire Guesnu (French, 1820–1868), Publisher A. Royer (French, 19th century)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Overall: 27.5 x 18.7 x 4.1 cm (10 13/16 x 7 3/8 x 1 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with numerous wood engravings
Not On View
(Paris: A. Royer, 1844) Quarto; [2 ff.] xiv, 458 pp., plus plates; late nineteenth-century half gilt-stamped blue morocco, marbled paper boards (original publisher’s pictorial wrappers bound in).
Paris: A. Royer, 1844
Coll: William Sturgis Bigelow (1850-1926; WSB written on front flyleaf), by whom bequeathed to MFA (accessioned 1983).
William Sturgis Bigelow Collection