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Nuits à Paris--Notes sur une ville

La critique des nuits à Paris

Illustrated by Adolphe Léon Willette (French, 1857–1926), Author Rodolphe Darzens (French, born in 1865), Publisher Edouard Dentu (French, 19th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France


Overall: 17.6 x 12 x 2.2 cm (6 15/16 x 4 3/4 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with photomechanical relief prints

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: E. Dentu, 1889) Octavo; xiii, 269 pp. [3 ff. advertisements]; contemporary gilt-stamped half blue cloth, marbled paper boards (original publisher’s illustrated wrappers bound in); [Critique] 24 pp. (original publisher’s printed wrappers bound in).

Scenes of Parisian life.

Paris: E. Dentu, 1889


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