Requires Photography

Les piétons de Paris

1911
Illustrated by Luigi Loir (French, 1845–1916), Author Jules Claretie (French, 1840–1913), Publisher Livre contemporain (French, active early 20th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall: 29.6 x 23.5 x 2 cm (11 5/8 x 9 1/4 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.2119

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with photomechanical color prints

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Le Livre Contemporain, 1911) Quarto; ix, 109 pp. [1 f.]; original publisher’s printed wrappers, marbled paper cardboard folder (cream-colored phase box).

Illustrations of Paris street life.


Paris: Le Livre Contemporain, 1911

Provenance

Acquired in 1923 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