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Les Camelots de la pensée

Illustrated by Maurice Delcourt (French, 1877–1916), Author Camille Mauclair (French, 1872–1945), Publisher Cent Bibliophiles (French, founded in 1895), Printer A. Lahure (French, late 19th–early 20th century), Printer Philippe Renouard (French, active early 20th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France


Overall: 25.9 x 19.2 x 1.5 cm (10 3/16 x 7 9/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 17 color woodcuts plus color woodcut cover

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Les Cent Bibliophiles, 1902) Quarto; [4 ff.] 55 pp. [2 ff.]; contemporary half gilt-stamped brown morocco, marbled paper boards (original publisher’s pictorial wrappers bound in).

Paris: Les Cent Bibliophiles, 1902


Le comte Louis Lebeuf de Montgermont (original subscriber); acquired in Paris in 1925 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

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