Le Rosier de Madame Husson
Illustrated by Jules-Auguste Habert-Dys (French, born in 1850), Illustrated by Jules Després (French, 19th century), Etched by Eugène Abot (French, 1836–1894), Author Guy de Maupassant (French, 1850–1893), Publisher Albert Quantin (French, active late 19th century)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Overall: 23.9 x 17.7 x 1.5 cm (9 7/16 x 6 15/16 x 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with two etchings and numerous photomechanical color relief prints
Not On View
(Paris: Maison Quantin, 1888) Octavo; [2 ff.] 38 pp. [1 f.], plus frontispiece; contemporary half gilt-stamped gray cloth, marbled paper boards (original publisher’s pictorial wrappers bound in).
Paris: Maison Quantin, 1888
Acquired in 1910 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent