Prison fin de siècle--souvenirs de Pélagie
Illustrated by Théophile-Alexandre Steinlen (French (born in Switzerland), 1859–1923), Engraved by Charles Gillot (French, 1853–1903), Author Ernest Gegout (French, 19th century), Author Charles Malato (French, born in 1857), Publisher Georges Charpentier (French, 1846–1905), Publisher Eugène Fasquelle (French, 19th century)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Overall: 18.8 x 12.8 x 2.5 cm (7 3/8 x 5 1/16 x 1 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with numerous photomechanical relief prints (wrappers in color)
Not On View
(Paris: G. Charpentier et E. Fasquelle, 1891) Octavo; [4 ff.] 352 pp.; original publisher’s pictorial wrappers (cream-colored phase box).
Literary illustrations centered on prison life.
Paris: G. Charpentier et E. Fasquelle, 1891
William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent