Illustrated by Daniel Vierge (Spanish, active in France, 1851–1904), Engraved by Clemént Bellenger (French, 1851–1898), Author Emile Bergerat (French, 1845–1923), Publisher L. Conquet (French, 19th century), Printer A. Lahure (French, late 19th–early 20th century)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Overall: 17.8 x 12.1 x 1.1 cm (7 x 4 3/4 x 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with numerous wood engravings
Not On View
(Paris: L. Conquet, 1891) Octavo; [2 ff.] 78 pp. [1 f.], plus frontispiece, and 2 ff. prospectus bound at end; gilt-stamped red morocco (Pagnant; original publisher’s pictorial red wrappers bound in–in marbled paper slipcase).
Illustrations of military life.
Paris: L. Conquet, 1891
Acquired in 1926 in New York by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent