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Old Paris. Ten Etchings by Charles Meryon. Reproduced on Copper by the Autogravure Process.

Illustrated by Charles Meryon (French, 1821–1868), Author Stopford Augustus Brooke (Irish, 1832–1916), Publisher White and Allen (American, 19th century), Publisher The Autotype Co., London

Place of Publication: New York, New York, USA; Place of Publication: London, England


Overall: 57.7 x 41 x 1.8 cm (22 11/16 x 16 1/8 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Portfolio of ten photogravures

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings



(New York: White and Allen; London: Autotype Company, 1887) 57.7 cm; [brochure: 11 ff.] 10 plates in separate mats; original publisher’s half dark brown cloth, gilt-stamped tan paper boards.

New York: White and Allen; London: Autotype Company, 1887


Acquired in 1921 from Maggs Brothers, London, 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