Requires Photography

Cours de danse fin de siècle

Illustrated by Louis Legrand (French, 1863–1951), Drawing by Armand Louis Rassenfosse (Belgian, 1862–1934), Author Erastène Ramiro (French, born in 1853)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Ray, French Illustrated Book, 342; Carteret, Livres illustrés modernes, IV, 331


Overall: 28.3 x 18.8 x 2 cm (11 1/8 x 7 3/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 11 etchings and numerous photomechanical color relief prints

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: E. Dentu, 1892) Quarto; [2 ff.] 59 pp. [2 ff.], plus 10 plates; contemporary half gilt-stamped brown morocco, marbled paper boards, original publisher’s printed wrappers bound in (Carayon).

Illustrations of dancers.

Paris: E. Dentu, 1892


Acquired in 1902[?] 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