Les métamorphoses du jour
Illustrated by J. J. Grandville (Isidore-Adolphe Gèrard) (French, 1803–1847), Engraved by Henri-Théophile Hildebrand (French, 1824–1897), Engraved by Eugène Mouard (French, 19th century), Engraved by Henri Désiré Porret (French, 1800–1867), Engraved by Noël Eugène Sotain (French, born in 1816), Engraved by Auguste Trichon (French, born in 1814), Author Albéric Second (French, 1817–1887), Author Louis Lurine (French, 1816–1860), Author Taxile Delord (French, 1815–1877), Author Louis Huart (French, 1813–1865), Author Charles Blanc (French, 1815–1882), Publisher Gustave Havard (French, 19th century)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Brivois, pp. 180-83
Overall: 28 x 18.5 x 3.8 cm (11 x 7 5/16 x 1 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 70 hand-colored wood engravings
Not On View
(Paris: Gustave Havard, 1854) Octavo; [2 ff.] xxviii, 283 pp., plus 70 plates; late nineteenth-century half gilt-stamped and inlaid brown morocco, marbled paper boards (L. Pouillet).
Paris: Gustave Havard, 1854
William Sturgis Bigelow, Boston (1850-1926), by whom bequeathed to MFA, accessioned November 9, 1983.
William Sturgis Bigelow Collection