Son altesse la femme
Illustrated by Henri Gervex (French, 1852–1929), Illustrated by Juan Antonio Gonzàles (Spanish, active in France, born in 1842), Illustrated by Charles-Louis Kratke (French, 1848–about 1921), Illustrated by Albert Lynch (Irish (active in France) born in 1851), Illustrated by Adrien Moreau (French, 1843–1906), Illustrated by Félicien Rops (Belgian, 1833–1898), Etched by Eugène Gaujean (French, 1850–1900), Etched by Eugène Abot (French, 1836–1894), Etched by Adrien Jean Nargeot (French, born in 1837), Cover designed by Gustave Fraipont (Belgian, born in 1849), Author Octave Uzanne (1852–1931), Publisher Albert Quantin (French, active late 19th century)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Overall: 27.2 x 19.6 x 4 cm (10 11/16 x 7 11/16 x 1 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with photomechanical intaglio and relief prints, most in color
Not On View
(Paris: A. Quantin, 1885) Quarto; [2 ff.] xii, 312 pp. [2 ff.], plus plates; contemporary half gilt-stamped red morocco, marbled paper boards (original publisher’s pictorial wrappers bound in).
Paris: A. Quantin, 1885
Acquired in 1911 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent