La grande diablerie. Poème du XVe siècle
Illustrated by Paul Avril (French, 1849–1928), Illustrated by Gustave Fraipont (Belgian, born in 1849), Engraved by Charles Gillot (French, 1853–1903), Author Eloy d' Amerval (French, active 1463–1508), Publisher Georges Hurtrel (French, 19th century)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Overall: 16.3 x 12.3 x 2.6 cm (6 7/16 x 4 13/16 x 1 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with four etchings and numerous photomechanical relief prints
Not On View
(Paris: Georges Hurtrel, 1884) Small octavo; 216 pp., plus plates; contemporary half gilt-stamped red morocco, marbled paper boards (original publisher’s pictorial paper wrappers bound in).
Literary illustrations with devilish themes.
Paris: Georges Hurtrel, 1884
Acquired in 1909 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent