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Paris au hasard

Illustrated by Auguste Lepère (French, 1849–1918), Watercolor by Alcide Théophile Robaudi (French, 1850–1928), Author Georges Montorgueil (French, 1857–1933), Publisher Henri Béraldi (French, 1849–1931), Printer A. Lahure (French, late 19th–early 20th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France


Overall: 23.8 x 16.2 x 3.6 cm (9 3/8 x 6 3/8 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with wood engravings and one watercolor

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Henri Béraldi, 1895) Quarto; [3 ff.] 341 pp. [3 ff.], plus frontispiece; contemporary half cream-colored calf, marbled paper boards (C. Carayon; original publisher’s printed wrappers bound in; marbled paper dust jacket).

Illustrations of Parisian life.

Paris: Henri Béraldi, 1895


Robert Hoe, New York (1839-1909); his 1912 sale, at which acquired 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