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Les gueles noires

Illustrated by Théophile-Alexandre Steinlen (French (born in Switzerland), 1859–1923), Author Emile Morel (French, active early 20th century), Publisher E. Sansot et Cie (active early 20th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France


Overall: 24.8 x 19.4 x 3 cm (9 3/4 x 7 5/8 x 1 3/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 15 lithographs and numerous photomechanical relief prints

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: E. Sansot et Cie, 1907) Quarto; 207 pp. [2 ff.], plus plates; contemporary gilt-stamped dark brown morocco, marbled paper boards (original publisher’s pictorial wrappers bound in).

Literary illustrations.

Paris: E. Sansot et Cie, 1907


William Sturgis Bigelow (1850-1926), by whom bequeathed to MFA (accessioned November 9, 1983).

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection