Paris marié. Philosophie de la vie conjugale
Illustrated by Paul Gavarni (Hippolyte Guillaume Sulpice Chevalier) (French, 1804–1866), Engraved by J. Bara (French, born about 1812), Engraved by A. Baulant (French, 19th century), Engraved by Alphonse Gérard (French, 19th century), Engraved by Adrien (Jacques Adrien) Lavieille (French, 1818–1862), Author Honoré de Balzac (French, 1799–1850), Publisher Pierre-Jules Hetzel [P.-J. Stahl] (French, 1814–1886)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Brivois, pp. 31-32
Overall: 19.6 x 13.8 x 1.8 cm (7 11/16 x 5 7/16 x 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with numerous wood engravings
Not On View
(Paris: J. Hetzel, 1846) Octavo; [2 ff.] 84 pp. [2 ff.], plus 20 plates; nineteenth- century half gilt-stamped red morocco, marbled paper boards.
Humorous portraits and scenes of domestic life.
Paris: J. Hetzel, 1846
Librairie Dorbon aîné, Paris; acquired in 1902 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent