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Madame Chrysanthème

Illustrated by Félicien baron de Myrbach-Rheinfeld (Polish, active in France, 1853–1940), Illustrated by Lucius Rossi (Italian, active in France, 1846–1913), Engraved by Guillaume Frères, Author Pierre Loti (French, 1850–1923), Publisher Calmann-Lévy (French, 19th–early 20th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France


Overall: 23.5 x 16.9 x 3.4 cm (9 1/4 x 6 5/8 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with photomechanical relief prints, some printed in color

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Calmann Lévy, 1888) Octavo; [5 ff.] 328 pp. [2 ff.]; contemporary half gilt-stamped dark green morocco, marbled paper boards (original publisher’s pictorial wrappers bound in).

Literary illustrations.

Paris: Calmann Lévy, 1888


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