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Histoire du chien de Brisquet

Engraved by Ernest Deloche (French, born in 1861), Engraved by Eugène Froment (French, 19th century), Engraved by Ernest Florian (French, 1863–1914), Engraved by Frédéric Florian (Swiss (active in France), born in 1858), Author Charles Nodier (French, 1780–1844), Preface by Anatole France (French, 1844–1924), Publisher Edouard Pelletan (French, 1854–1912), Printer A. Lahure (French, late 19th–early 20th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Ray, French Illustrated Book, 338


Overall: 29.6 x 23.4 x 1 cm (11 5/8 x 9 3/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with black-and-white and color wood engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Edouard Pelletan, 1900) Quarto; [1 f.] xv, 28 pp. [1 f.]; original publisher’s pictorial wrappers.

Literary illustrations.

Paris: Edouard Pelletan, 1900


Acquired at auction in New York in 1906 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