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Illustrated by Henri Boutet (French, 1851–1919), Illustrated by Auguste Lepère (French, 1849–1918), Illustrated by Henri-Patrice Dillon (French, 1851–1909), Illustrated by Auguste Gérardin (French, born in 1849), Illustrated by Ernest Grenier (French, 19th century), Illustrated by P. Genon (French, 19th century), Illustrated by Henri Pierre Paillard (French, 1844–1912), Illustrated by Paul Rossert (French, 19th century), Illustrated by Suzanne Valadon (French, 1865–1938)

Place of Publication: Paris, France


Overall: 28.7 x 23.3 x 3.5 cm (11 5/16 x 9 3/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated journal with numeous drypoints, lithographs, and photomechanical relief prints

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: 1888-1889) Quarto; 28 issues bound as one volume; gray paper wrappers (each issue with original publisher’s illustrated wrappers.

Paris: 1888-1889


Acquired in 1914 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