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Paris au hasard

1895
Illustrated by Auguste Lepère (French, 1849–1918), Watercolor by Alcide Théophile Robaudi (French, 1850–1928), Author Georges Montorgueil (French, 1857–1933), Publisher Henri Béraldi (French, 1849–1931), Printer A. Lahure (French, late 19th–early 20th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall: 23.8 x 16.2 x 3.6 cm (9 3/8 x 6 3/8 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.2566

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with wood engravings and one watercolor

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Henri Béraldi, 1895) Quarto; [3 ff.] 341 pp. [3 ff.], plus frontispiece; contemporary half cream-colored calf, marbled paper boards (C. Carayon; original publisher’s printed wrappers bound in; marbled paper dust jacket).

Illustrations of Parisian life.


Paris: Henri Béraldi, 1895

Provenance

Robert Hoe, New York (1839-1909); his 1912 sale, at which acquired 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