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1884
Illustrated by Fernand Auguste Besnier (French, died in 1927), Author Catulle Mendès (French, 1841–1909), Publisher Edouard Dentu (French, 19th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall: 25.8 x 18.3 x 2.7 cm (10 3/16 x 7 3/16 x 1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1890

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 154 photomechanical relief prints

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: E. Dentu, 1884) Octavo; [3 ff.] 260 pp.; modern blue buckram (original publisher’s printed paper wrappers bound in.

Literary illustrations.


Paris: E. Dentu, 1884

Provenance

Acquired in 1928 by 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