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Les minutes parisiennes: 2 heures--La Cité et l'Ile Saint-Louis

Illustrated by Auguste Lepère (French, 1849–1918), Engraved by Jacques Beltrand (French, born in 1874), Engraved by Tony Beltrand (French, about 1847–1904), Author Gustave Geffroy (French, 1855–1926), Publisher Paul Ollendorff (French, 19th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France


Overall: 15.5 x 11.5 x 1 cm (6 1/8 x 4 1/2 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with wood engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Librairie Paul Ollendorff, 1899) Small octavo; [4 ff.] 115 pp.; original publisher’s pictorial wrappers (cream-colored four-flap cardboard folder (green cloth spine).

Illustrations of Parisian life.

Paris: Librairie Paul Ollendorff, 1899


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