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Croquis parisiens

Illustrated by Jean Louis Forain (French, 1852–1931), Illustrated by Jean-François Raffaëlli (French, 1850–1924), Author Joris Karl Huysmans (French, 1848–1907), Publisher Henri Vaton (French, 19th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Artist & the Book 108; Ray, French Illustrated Book, 334


Overall: 22.7 x 16.6 x 2 cm (8 15/16 x 6 9/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with ten etchings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Henri Vaton, 1880) Octavo; 108 pp., plus 10 plates; original publisher’s printed wrappers (tan cloth box).

Illustrations of Parisian types.

Paris: Henri Vaton, 1880


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