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Les quinze joies de mariage

1837
Illustrated by Jean Gigoux (French, 1806–1894), Engraved by Pierre-François Godard fils (French, 1797–1864), Engraved by Henri Désiré Porret (French, 1800–1867), Publisher Téchener (French, mid-19th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall: 14.4 x 11.4 x 3 cm (5 11/16 x 4 1/2 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.386

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with numerous wood engravings and one lithograph

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Téchener, 1837) Octavo [16mo?]; xxviii, CCVIII pages [1 f.], plus one plate (folded); contemporary gilt-stamped brown morocco (Closs–rebacked).

Small vignettes of genre scenes about marriage.


Paris: Téchener, 1837

Provenance

Maurice Sloog, New York, from whom purchased for $20 by MFA, April 10, 1952.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund