Illustrated by Pierre Vidal (French, 1849–1913), Author Guy de Maupassant (French, 1850–1893), Publisher Auguste Blaizot (French, active early 20th century), Printer Alfred Porcabeuf (French, 20th century)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Overall: 26.1 x 18.5 x 3.8 cm (10 1/4 x 7 5/16 x 1 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 40 etchings
Not On View
(Paris: Auguste Blaizot, 1912) Quarto; [2 ff.] 160 pp. [1 f.]; original publisher’s printed wrappers (tan cloth box, gilt-stamped dark blue morocco spine).
Paris: Auguste Blaizot, 1912
Acquired in Paris in 1920 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent