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Corner of la rue de la Lune, view of the Boulevard (Le Coin de la rue de la Lune, vu du Boulevard)

1890
Auguste Lepère (French, 1849–1918), Published by Amédée Auguste Desmoulins (French, active late 19th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Lotz-Brissonneau 226

Dimensions

Image: 18.2 x 11.5 cm (7 3/16 x 4 1/2 in.) Sheet: 31 x 21 cm (12 3/16 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

50.415

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Part of a series, Autour des Fortifications. At least the first 16 images originally appeared in Revue Illustrée, 1886. According to Grove Dictionary, begining 1907, Amédée Auguste Desmoulins started publishing the images under the title Autour des Fortifications.

The Table of Contents includes Part 1: Voyage Autour des Fortifications, Nos. 1 - 16; and Part 2: Paris, Nos. 17 - 24. Some images were not published previously.

See 50.393 - 50.408, and 50.409 - 50.416

Inscription

In the image: A. Lepère DI sc. In graphite A Lepère 0/35.

Provenance

Mr. Louis A. Lebowich, Boston; by whom given to MFA, 3/9/1950

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich