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Le Journal

Paris vivant--le journal

Illustrated by Auguste Gérardin (French, born in 1849), Illustrated by Auguste Lepère (French, 1849–1918), Illustrated by L. Moulignié (French, 19th century), Illustrated by Louis Tinayre (French, born in 1861), Engraved by Clemént Bellenger (French, 1851–1898), Engraved by Eugène Dété (French, 1848–1922), Engraved by Pierre François Félix Noël (French, 19th century), Engraved by Henri Pierre Paillard (French, 1844–1912), Engraved by Jean Julien Tinayre (French, 1859–1923), Author Clovis Hugues (French, 1851–1913), Publisher Société Artistique du Livre Illustré, Printer A. Lahure (French, late 19th–early 20th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France


Overall: 23.3 x 16.5 x 1.3 cm (9 3/16 x 6 1/2 x 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with three etchings and numerous wood engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Société Artistique du Livre Illustré, 1890) Octavo; 55 pp. [1 f.], plus 3 etchings; original publisher’s printed vellum wrappers (cream-colored phase box).

Scenes and figures of Parisian life.

Paris: Société Artistique du Livre Illustré, 1890


Acquired in 1920 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

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William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent