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Album: Ricuerdos de Lima, tipos, trajes y costumbres

Illustrated by A. A. Bonnaffé (French (?), active 1845–1857), Lithograph(s) by Emilio Prugue (Peruvian, active 1856–1866)

Place of Publication: Lima, Peru


Overall: 45.6 x 31 x 1 cm (17 15/16 x 12 3/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Bound set of eleven hand-colored lithographs

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Bound sets

(Lima: A. A. Bonnaffé, 1856) Folio; 11 ff.; original publisher’s blind- and gilt-stamped green cloth (cream-colored phase box).

Illustrations of inhabitants of Lima, Peru.

Lima: A. A. Bonnaffé, 1856


Inscribed on front flyleaf: "Eleanor P. Knowles / April 25th 1858 / Lima"; unidentified collector's inscription dated Nov. 17, 1909; Marjorie L. Hamilton, by whom given to MFA, October 13, 1982.

Credit Line

Gift of Majorie L. Hamilton