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Les demi-cabots: le café-concert, le cirque, les forains

Illustrated by Henri-Gabriel Ibels (French, 1867–1936), Author Georges Montorgueil (French, 1857–1933), Author Georges d' Esparbes (French, born in 1863), Author André Ibels (19th century), Author Maurice Lefèvre (French, born in 1857), Publisher Georges Charpentier (French, 1846–1905), Publisher Eugène Fasquelle (French, 19th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France


Overall: 18.4 x 12 x 1.7 cm (7 1/4 x 4 3/4 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with photomechanical relief prints

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: G. Charpentier et E. Fasquelle, 1896) Octavo; [2 ff.] 246 pp. [1 f.]; original publisher’s pictorial wrappers (cream-colored phase box).

Illustrations of Parisian café and cabaret life.

Paris: G. Charpentier et E. Fasquelle, 1896


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