Nantes en dix-neuf cent
Illustrated by Auguste Lepère (French, 1849–1918), Author Sylvain Bourdin (French, active in 1900), Preface by Roger Marx (French, 1859–1913), Printer and Publisher Emile Grimaud et fils (French, active around 1900)
Place of Publication: Nantes, France
Ray, French Illustrated Book, 325
Overall: 28.1 x 19.3 x 2.5 cm (11 1/16 x 7 5/8 x 1 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 4 etchings, 54 wood engraving, and 1 combination etching and wood engraving
Not On View
(Nantes: Emile Grimaud et fils ) Quarto; [6 ff.] 130 pp. [3 ff.]; original publisher’s printed and embossed wrappers (original prospectus laid in).
Illustrations of life in the city of Nantes.
Nantes: Emile Grimaud et fils 
Félix Perdriel (original subscriber); acquired in Paris in 1903 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent