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Notice sur la lithographie, ou l'art d'imprimer sur pierre

1818
François-Ambroise Mairet (French, 1786–after 1830)


Place of Publication: Dijon, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Twyman, Lithography 1800-1850, p. 261

Dimensions

Overall: 17.7 x 11.3 x 1 cm (6 15/16 x 4 7/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

64.755

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with four lithographs and one engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Dijon: Mairet, 1818) Duodecimo; vi, 57 pp., plus 5 plates; original blue-gray paper wraps (green cloth box).

Diagram of lithograph press; sample lithographs.


Dijon: Mairet, 1818

Provenance

W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955), by whom bequeathed to MFA, June 8, 1964.

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen