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Pauvre Pierrot

1887
Adolphe Léon Willette (French, 1857–1926), Publisher M. Magnier (French, active late 19th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall (with portfolio): 35 x 27.3 x 2 cm (13 3/4 x 10 3/4 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.2165

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 41 photomechanical intaglio prints, plus one drawing

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: M. Magnier [1887]) Folio, unbound; 41 ff., plus drawing; original publisher’s pictorial dark blue cloth portfolio (cream-colored phase box).

Literary illustrations.


Paris: M. Magnier [1887]

Provenance

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