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Trésor des fèves et fleur des pois suivi de le génie bonhomme.--Histoire du chien de Brisquet

Illustrated by Tony Johannot (French, 1803–1852), Engraved by A. Baulant (French, 19th century), Engraved by Brugnot (French, active about 1836–1873), Engraved by Diolot (French, 19th century), Engraved by Félix Jean Gauchard (French, 1825–1872), Engraved by Antoine Alphée Piaud (French, active 1837–1866), Engraved by Adrien (Jacques Adrien) Lavieille (French, 1818–1862), Engraved by Félix Leblanc (French, born in 1823), Engraved by Lesestre (French, active 1825–1878), Engraved by John Quartley (French, active 1835–1867), Engraved by François Rouget (French, 19th century), Engraved by Charles Tamisier (French, 19th century), Author Charles Nodier (French, 1780–1844), Publisher Pierre-Jules Hetzel [P.-J. Stahl] (French, 1814–1886), Publisher Meline, Cans et Ce. (Belgian, 19th century)

Place of Publication: Brussels, Belgium


Overall: 19.6 x 13.7 x 1.6 cm (7 11/16 x 5 3/8 x 5/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with numerous wood engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Brussels: J. Hetzel et Ce., Meline, Cans et Ce., 1853) Octavo; 123 pp. [1 f.]; contemporary half gilt-stamped red morocco, marbled paper boards.

Literary illustrations.

Brussels: J. Hetzel et Ce., Meline, Cans et Ce., 1853


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