Physiologie de la femme la plus malheureuse du monde
Illustrated by Henri Valentin (French, 1820–1855), Engraved by Predhomme (French, 19th century), Engraved by Alphonse Antoine Rose (French, 19th century), Author Edouard Lemoine (French, died in 1868), Publisher Aubert [Firm] (French, 19th century), Publisher Lavigne (French, 19th century)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Vicaire VI, 601; Brivois, p. 328
Overall: 14 x 9.4 x 1 cm (5 1/2 x 3 11/16 x 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with numerous wood engravings
Not On View
(Paris: Aubert et Cie.; Lavigne ) 32mo; 127 pp.; original publisher’s illustrated wrappers (cream-colored phase box).
Caricature vignettes of the “unhappiest woman in the world.”
Paris: Aubert et Cie.; Lavigne 
Philip Hofer, Cambridge, MA (1898-1984), by whom given to MFA May 8, 1941.
Gift of Philip Hofer, Esq.