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Paul et Virginie

La Chaumière indienne

1838
Illustrated by Tony Johannot (French, 1803–1852), Illustrated by Paul Huët (French, 1803–1869), Illustrated by Charles Marville (born Charles François Bossu) (French, 1813–about 1879)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Vicaire, pp. 388-98; Ray, French Illustrated Book, 226

Dimensions

Overall: 26 x 18.2 x 5.5 cm (10 1/4 x 7 3/16 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

64.758

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 479 wood engravings and 7 steel engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: L. Curmer, 1838) Quarto; [11 ff.], [ix]-lvi, 458 pp., plus plates; contemporary gilt-stamped half maroon morocco, maroon cloth boards.

Literary illustrations, author portrait, map.


Paris: L. Curmer, 1838

Provenance

Letitial Marian Cole (pen signature with date "Christmas 1853"); W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); 1964, bequeathed by Russell Allen to the MFA. (Accession date: June 8, 1964)

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen