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1886
Paul Gavarni (Hippolyte Guillaume Sulpice Chevalier) (French, 1804–1866), Preface by Charles-Augustin Sainte-Beuve (French, 1804–1869), Publisher Calmann-Lévy (French, 19th–early 20th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall: 38.5 x 28.7 x 2.7 cm (15 3/16 x 11 5/16 x 1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

60.215

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 143 lithographs

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris, Calmann-Levy [1886]) Folio; 8 pp., plus plates numbered 9-151; original publisher’s gilt- and black-stamped decorative red cloth (C. Magnier).

Satirical illustrations.


Paris, Calmann-Levy [1886]

Provenance

Mr. J. S. Canner (ownership inscription on front pastedown with date "'56"), by whom given to MFA, March 10, 1960.

Credit Line

Gift of J.S. Canner