Paris Vivant--Le Théâtre
Illustrated by Auguste Lepère (French, 1849–1918), Illustrated by Auguste Gérardin (French, born in 1849), Illustrated by L. Moulignié (French, 19th century), Illustrated by Louis Tinayre (French, born in 1861), Engraved by Clemént Bellenger (French, 1851–1898), 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), Engraved by Eugène Dété (French, 1848–1922), Author Francisque Sarcey (French, 1827–1899), Publisher Société Artistique du Livre Illustré, Printer A. Lahure (French, late 19th–early 20th century), Printer Auguste Delâtre (French, 1822–1907), Printer Eugène Delâtre (French, 1854–1938)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Overall: 23.3 x 16 x 1.3 cm (9 3/16 x 6 5/16 x 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 3 etchings and 32 wood engravings
Not On View
(Paris: Société Artistique du Livre Illustré, 1893) Octavo; 63 pp. [1 f.], plus 3 plates; original publisher’s printed parchment wrappers (marbled paper slipcase).
Illustrations of Paris theatrical life.
Paris: Société Artistique du Livre Illustré, 1893
Acquired in 1912 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent