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Dernières chansons de mon premier livre

Illustrated by Théophile-Alexandre Steinlen (French (born in Switzerland), 1859–1923), Author Jean Richepin (French, 1849–1926), Publisher Edouard Pelletan (French, 1854–1912), Printer A. Lahure (French, late 19th–early 20th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France


Overall: 26.7 x 20.3 x 1 cm (10 1/2 x 8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 24 photomechanical relief prints

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Edouard Pelletan, 1910) Quarto; 39 pp., plus 2 plates (original prospectus laid in); original publisher’s printed wrappers (marbled paper cardboard slipcase).

Illustrations of urban life.

Paris: Edouard Pelletan, 1910


Probably acquired from Bosse, Paris, in 1910 with related title (37.2478) 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