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Histoire du roi de Bohème et de ses sept châteaux

Illustrated by Tony Johannot (French, 1803–1852), Engraved by Henri Désiré Porret (French, 1800–1867), Author Charles Nodier (French, 1780–1844), Publisher Delangle Frères (French, 19th century), Portrait(s) designed by Gustave Staal (French, 1817–1882)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Ray, French Illustrated Book, 179


Overall: 24.2 x 16.3 x 3 cm (9 1/2 x 6 7/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with wood engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Delangle Frères, 1830) Octavo; [2 ff.] 398 pp., plus portrait; nineteenth-century half gilt-stamped brown morocco, marbled paper boards (Thivet et Durvand).

Literary illustrations.

Paris: Delangle Frères, 1830


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