Requires Photography

Lampes à arc

1927
Illustrated by Frans Masereel (Belgian, 1889–1972), Author Paul Morand (French, 1888–1976), Publisher René Kieffer (French, 1876–1963), Printer Mourlot frères, Paris, Printer R. Coulouma (French, 20th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall: 26.4 x 20.5 x 1 cm (10 3/8 x 8 1/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

37.522

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with eight lithographs.

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Editions René Kieffer, 1927) Quarto; [2 ff.] 48 pp. [1 ff.]; original publisher’s printed wrappers (green cloth box, gilt-stamped black morocco spine label).

Literary illustrations.


Paris: Editions René Kieffer, 1927

Provenance

1937, sold by Weyhe Gallery, New York, to the MFA for $8.75. (Accession Date: August 12, 1937)

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis