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Oeuvres complètes de P.-J. de Béranger. Edition illustrée

1837
Illustrated by J. J. Grandville (Isidore-Adolphe Gèrard) (French, 1803–1847), Illustrated by Auguste Marie Raffet (French, 1804–1860), Engraved by Henri Désiré Porret (French, 1800–1867)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Brivois, p. 52 (1836 ed.)

Dimensions

Overall (each vol., depth variable): 23 x 15.7 x 3.8 cm (9 1/16 x 6 3/16 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

37.1804a-c

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 120 wood engravings and one steel engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: H. Fournier aîné, 1837) Octavo, three vols.; (v. 1) [1 f.], [I]-LXXXI, [1 f.] 375 pp., plus plates; (v. 2) [1 f.] 399 pp., plus pls.; (v. 3) [1 f.] 400 pp., plus pls.; nineteenth-century gilt-stamped half brown morocco, marbled paper boards.

Literary illustrations; author portrait.


Paris: H. Fourner aîné, 1837

Provenance

Inscribed in pen and ink on verso of front flyleaf "Adeline L. M. [Cardigan?] / July 30, 1867"; acquired in 1903 by 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