Requires Photography

Excursions daguerriennes. Vues et monuments les plus remarquables du globe.

Photographer Noël-Marie-Paymal Lerebours (French, 1807–1873), Etched by A. Appert (French, 19th century), Lithograph(s) by Alphonse Bichebois (French, 1801–1850), Etched by John Callow (English, 1822–1878), Lithograph(s) by Cuvillier (French, active 1834–1862), Etched by Charles François Daubigny (French, 1817–1878), Lithograph(s) by Auguste-Victor Deroy (French, about 1825–1906), Etched by Charles Fichot (French, 1817–1903), Etched by Sigismond Himely (Swiss, active in France, 1801–1872), Etched by Johann Hürlimann (Swiss (active in France), 1793–1850), Lithograph(s) by Victor Jean Baptiste Petit (French, born in 1817), Etched by Adolphe Pierre Riffaut (French, 1821–1859), Etched by Friedrich Salathé (Swiss, active in France, 1793–1858), Printer Louis Armand Hippolyte Fizeau (French, 1819–1892), Printer Lemercier et Cie. (French, 19th century), Publisher Rittner et Goupil (French, active 1831–1840), Publisher Goupil & Vibert (active 1841–1846), Publisher Hector Bossange (French, 19th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Goldschmidt and Naef, Truthful Lens, 104


Overall: 26.5 x 37 x 2.7 cm (10 7/16 x 14 9/16 x 1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 40 etching and aquatints, 6 lithographs, and 1 "Fizeau" print.

Not On View


Europe, Photography


Illustrated books

(Paris: Rittner et Goupil; Lerebours; Hr Bossange, 1842) Oblong folio; title plus 47 plates; contemporary half gilt-stamped black morocco, purple-brown cloth boards (red cloth case).

Views of monuments, cities and landscapes in France.

Paris: Rittner et Goupil; Lerebours; Hr Bossange, 1842


Acquired from Georges Heilbrun, Paris, about 1969-70, by a private collector, by whom given to MFA, September 17, 1986.

Credit Line

Gift of Charles W. Millard III