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Aline, Reine de Golconde

Illustrated by Albert Lynch (Irish (active in France) born in 1851), Etched by Eugène Gaujean (French, 1850–1900), Author Stanislas chevalier de Boufflers (French, 1738–1815), Editor Octave Uzanne (1852–1931), Publisher Société des Amis des Livres, Printer Albert Quantin (French, active late 19th century), Binding by Chambolle-Duru

Place of Publication: Paris, France


Overall: 23.3 x 15.7 x 1.2 cm (9 3/16 x 6 3/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with etchings (some colored), text entirely engraved

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Société des Amis des Livres, 1887) Octavo; [4 ff.] iv, 29 pp. [1 f.]; gilt-stamped blue morocco (Chambolle-Duru, original publisher’s printed blue wrappers bound in).

Literary illustrations.

Paris: Société des Amis des Livres, 1887


Emile Collin (original subscribing member of Société des Amis des Livres); acquired in 1922 from George D. Smith, New York, 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