Requires Photography

Les heures parisiennes

1866
Illustrated by Emile Benassit (French, 1833–1902), Author Alfred Delvau (French, 1825–1867), Printer Auguste Delâtre (French, 1822–1907)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Vicaire III, 155

Dimensions

Overall: 19.2 x 13.5 x 2.4 cm (7 9/16 x 5 5/16 x 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1834

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 25 etchings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Librairie Centrale, 1866) Duodecimo; [2 ff.] 210 pp. [1 f.], plus 25 plates; contemporary gilt-stamped dark blue morocco, marbled paper boards.

Etched vignettes of Parisian daily life.


Paris: Librairie Centrale, 1866

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