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Les Rassemblements--Physiologies de la rue--Badauderies parisiennes

Illustrated by Félix Edouard Vallotton (Swiss (active in France), 1865–1925), Illustrated by François Courboin (French, 1865–1926), Preface by Octave Uzanne (1852–1931), Publisher Bibliophiles Indépendants (French, late 19th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France


Overall: 23.6 x 17.6 x 2.8 cm (9 5/16 x 6 15/16 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with photomechanical relief prints

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Les Bibliophiles Indépendants, 1896) Quarto; [2 ff.] xii, 232 pp., plus plates; original publisher’s pictorial wrappers (beige cloth box, red morocco spine).

Illustrations of Parisian life.

Paris: Les Bibliophiles Indépendants, 1896


De G. Cowdin (book label); acquired from George D. Smith, New York, in 1918 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