Sylvie--souvenirs de Valois
Illustrated by Edmond Adolphe Rudaux (French, born in 1840), Author Gérard de Nerval (French, 1808–1855), Preface by Ludovic Halévy (French, 1834–1908), Publisher L. Conquet (French, 19th century)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Overall: 18 x 12.4 x 1.9 cm (7 1/16 x 4 7/8 x 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 42 etchings
Not On View
(Paris: L. Conquet, 1886) Octavo; [2 ff.] xxiv, 134 pp. [1 f.], plus one plate; contemporary half gilt-stamped brown morocco, marbled paper boards (V. Krafft; original publisher’s printed wrappers bound in).
Paris: L. Conquet, 1886
Acquired in 1901 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent