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Émaux et camées

1887
Illustrated by Gustave Fraipont (Belgian, born in 1849), Author Théophile Gautier (French, 1811–1872)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 6 5/8"

Accession Number

37.1846

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 112 photomechanical relief prints

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: L. Conquet, 1887) Octavo; [3 ff.] xvi, 250 pp. [1 f.]–plus [1 f.] 7 pp.; contemporary gilt-stamped green morocco (faded to brown in places; Zaehnsdorf).

Literary illustrations.


Paris: E. Dentu, 1887

Provenance

Acquired in 1923 by 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