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Les Gaietés bourgeoises

Illustrated by Théophile-Alexandre Steinlen (French (born in Switzerland), 1859–1923), Engraved by Alfred Prunaire (French, 1867–1900), Author Jules Moinaux (French, 1825–1895), Publisher Ernest Flammarion (French, 1846–1936), Publisher C. Marpon (French, 19th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France


Overall: 18.5 x 12.7 x 2.5 cm (7 5/16 x 5 x 1 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with numerous photomechanical relief prints and color pictorial wrapper.

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: C. Marpon et E. Flammarion [1888]) Octavo; [2 ff.] 319 pp.; original publisher’s pictorial paper wrappers (cream-colored phase box).

Scenes of contemporary life.

Paris: C. Marpon et E. Flammarion [1888]


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