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Les Oeillets de Kerlaz

1885
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

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

37.1927

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 12 etchings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

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

Provenance

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