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Les gueules 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: 24.5 x 18.5 x 2.7 cm (9 5/8 x 7 5/16 x 1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number


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; original publisher’s pictorial wrappers (cream-colored phase box).

Literary illustrations.

Paris: E. Sansot et Cie, 1907


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