Ce qu'on n'ose pas dire
Illustrated by Henry Somm (French, 1844–1907), Illustrated by Fernand Auguste Besnier (French, died in 1927), Author Auguste Saulière (French, 1845–1887), Publisher Edouard Dentu (French, 19th century)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Overall: 19.3 x 13 x 2.3 cm (7 5/8 x 5 1/8 x 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 11 etchings (repeated) and several photomechanical relief-printed vignettes
Not On View
(Paris: E. Dentu, 1884) Octavo; [2 ff.] 294 pp. [1 f.]; original publisher’s pictorial paper wrappers (cream-colored phase box).
Literary illustrations of contemporary life.
Paris: E. Dentu, 1884
Acquired in 1902 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent