Night at the fortifications (Le soir aux fortifications)
Image: 9 x 12.2 cm (3 9/16 x 4 13/16 in.) Sheet: 26.6 x 23 cm (10 1/2 x 9 1/16 in.)
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Part of a series, Autour des Fortifications. At least the first 16 images originally appeared in Revue Illustrée, 1886. According to Grove Dictionary, begining 1907, Amédée Auguste Desmoulins started publishing the images under the title Autour des Fortifications.
The Table of Contents includes Part 1: Voyage Autour des Fortifications, Nos. 1 - 16; and Part 2: Paris, Nos. 17 - 24. Some images were not published previously.
See 50.393 - 50.408, and 50.409 - 50.416
In the image L. r. AL; in graphite A Lepère 9/35.
Mr. Louis A. Lebowich, Boston; by whom given to MFA, 3/9/1950
Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich