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Cinq poèmes

Illustrated by Auguste (René) Rodin (French, 1840–1917), Illustrated by Eugène Carrière (French, 1849–1906), Illustrated by Daniel Vierge (Spanish, active in France, 1851–1904), Illustrated by Adolphe Léon Willette (French, 1857–1926), Illustrated by Louis Dunki (Swiss, born in 1856, active in France), Illustrated by Théophile-Alexandre Steinlen (French (born in Switzerland), 1859–1923), Engraved by Jules Léon Perrichon (French, 1866–1946), Engraved by Frédéric Florian (Swiss (active in France), born in 1858), Engraved by Ernest Florian (French, 1863–1914), Engraved by Emile Crosbie (French, died in 1907), Engraved by Edmond Duplessis (French, active 1889–1914), Engraved by Emile Froment (French, active late 19th–early 20th century), Engraved by Eugène Froment (French, 19th century), Author Victor Hugo (French, 1802–1885), Publisher Edouard Pelletan (French, 1854–1912), Printer A. Lahure (French, late 19th–early 20th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France


Overall: 25.8 x 18.5 x 1.5 cm (10 3/16 x 7 5/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 35 wood engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Edouard Pelletan, 1902) Quarto; [3 ff.] 71 pp. [3 ff.]; original publisher’s printed wrappers.

Literary illustrations.

Paris: Edouard Pelletan, 1902


Acquired from Scribner's, New York, in 1918 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