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Sylvie

1919
Illustrated by Robert Bonfils (French, 1886–1972), Author Gérard de Nerval (French, 1808–1855), Publisher Société littéraire de France (French, 20th century), Printer Emile Fequet (French, 20th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall: 26 x 20.8 x 1.4 cm (10 1/4 x 8 3/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.2152

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with numerous color woodcuts

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Société littéraire de France, 1919) Quarto, unbound; [1 f.] 89 pp. [3 ff.]; original publisher’s color-printed wrappers, original decorated paper portfolio, gilt-stamped beige cloth spine.

Literary illustrations.


Paris: Société littéraire de France, 1919

Provenance

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