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Les Oeillets de Kerlaz

Illustrated by Edmond Adolphe Rudaux (French, born in 1840), Illustrated by Hector Giacomelli (French, 1822–1904), Etched by Tiburce de Mare (French, 1840–1900), Author André Theuriet (French, 1833–1907), Publisher L. Conquet (French, 19th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France


Overall: 15.5 x 10.7 x 1.5 cm (6 1/8 x 4 3/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 12 etchings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: L. Conquet, 1885) Octavo; [2 ff.] vii, 77 pp., plus 4 plates; contemporary half gilt-stamped brown morocco, marbled paper boards (V. Champs; original publisher’s printed purple wrappers bound in).

Literary illustrations.

Paris: L. Conquet, 1885


Acquired in 1901 by 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