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Les rues de Paris--Paris ancien et moderne

Illustrated by Honoré Daumier (French, 1808–1879), Illustrated by Paul Gavarni (Hippolyte Guillaume Sulpice Chevalier) (French, 1804–1866), Illustrated by Célestin François Nanteuil (French, 1813–1873), Illustrated by Henri Baron (French, 1816–1885), Illustrated by Édouard de Beaumont (French, 1821–1888), Illustrated by Jules David (French, 1808–1892), Illustrated by Louis Marckl (French, born in 1807), Illustrated by Heinrich Schlesinger (German, active Austria and France, 1814–1893), Illustrated by François Jules Collignon (French, died in 1850), Illustrated by Félix Godefroy (French, died in 1848), Illustrated by Charles Nicolas Lemercier (French, 1797–1854), Illustrated by Victor Jean-Baptiste Loutrel (French, 1821–1908), Illustrated by Edouard May (French, about 1807–1881), Illustrated by Louis-Pierre René de Moraine (French, born in 1816), Illustrated by Jean Pierre Moynet (French, 1819–1876), Illustrated by Charles Rossigneux (French, 1818–1907), Engraved by J. Bara (French, born about 1812), Engraved by Brugnot (French, active about 1836–1873), Engraved by André Castan (French, 19th century), Engraved by Budzilowicz (Polish, active in France, 19th century), Engraved by Chevauchet (French, active 1835–1850), Engraved by Pégard (French, 19th century), Engraved by A. Czechowicz (Polish, active in France 1840–1850), Engraved by T. Etienne Debraine (French, 19th century), Engraved by M. Deschamps (French, 19th century), Engraved by Jean-Claude Auguste Fauchery (French, 1798–1843), Engraved by de Ghouy (French, 19th century), Engraved by Emile Montigneul (French, active 1840s), Engraved by J. Joret (French, 19th century), Engraved by A. Fity (French, 19th century), Engraved by Eugène Guillaumot (French, 1813–1869), Engraved by Halley-Hiback (French, 19th century), Engraved by Lacoste père et fils (French, active 1830s–1860s), Engraved by Lenepveu (French, 19th century), Engraved by Lesestre (French, active 1825–1878), Engraved by Adolphe François Pannemaker (Belgian, active in France, born in 1822), Engraved by Antoine Alphée Piaud (French, active 1837–1866), Engraved by Héliodore Joseph Pisan (French, 1822–1890), Engraved by A. Pollet (French, 19th century), Engraved by Jean-Achille Pouget (French, active 1844–1877), Engraved by Henri Désiré Porret (French, 1800–1867), Engraved by Auguste Pontenier (French, 19th century), Engraved by Alphonse Antoine Rose (French, 19th century), Engraved by Timms (English (active in France) 19th century), Engraved by Pierre Verdeil (French, born in 1812), Engraved by Alphonse Jean-Baptiste Vien (French, born in 1814), Editor Louis Lurine (French, 1816–1860), Publisher G. Kugelmann (French, 19th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Brivois, p. 357


Overall (each vol., ): 26.5 x 17.5 x 5.2 cm (10 7/16 x 6 7/8 x 2 1/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with some 300 wood engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: G. Kugelmann, 1844) Octavo, two vols.; (v. 1) [2 ff.] 396 pp. [2 ff.], plus plates; (v. 2); [2 ff.] 411 pp. [2 ff.], plus plates; contemporary gilt-stamped green morocco, marbled paper boards.

Literary illustrations.

Paris: G. Kugelmann, 1844


W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955), by whom bequeathed to MFA, June 8, 1964.

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen