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Les Soliloques du pauvre

Illustrated by Théophile-Alexandre Steinlen (French (born in Switzerland), 1859–1923), Author Jehan Rictus (French, 1867–1933), Publisher Sévin et Rey (French, active early 20th century), Printer Philippe Renouard (French, active early 20th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France


Overall: 18.5 x 14 x 2 cm (7 5/16 x 5 1/2 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with photomechanical relief prints

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: P. Sevin et E. Rey, 1903) Octavo; 256 pp. [1 f.]; original publisher’s pictorial wrappers (tan cloth box, dark blue morocco spine).

Literary illustrations.

Paris: P. Sevin et E. Rey, 1903


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