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Physiologie du rentier de Paris et de province

1841
Illustrated by Honoré Daumier (French, 1808–1879), Illustrated by Paul Gavarni (Hippolyte Guillaume Sulpice Chevalier) (French, 1804–1866), Illustrated by Henry Monnier (French, 1799–1877), Illustrated by Jean Louis Ernest Meissonier (French, 1815–1891), Engraved by Fauquinon (French, 19th century), Engraved by Jules Gagniet (French, 19th century), Engraved by Adrien (Jacques Adrien) Lavieille (French, 1818–1862)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Brivois, p. 330; Bouvy, Daumier, 561-69

Dimensions

Overall: 14 x 9.2 x 1.3 cm (5 1/2 x 3 5/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

64.764

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with numerous wood engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: P. Martinon, 1841) 32mo; 127 pp.; original publisher’s illustrated wrappers, rebound in half gilt-stamped brown morocco, marbled paper boards.

Caricature illustrations of renters.


Paris: P. Martinon, 1841

Provenance

W. G. Russell Allen (1882-1955), Boston; 1964, bequeathed by Russell Allen to the MFA. (Accession date: June 8, 1964)

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen