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Paul et Virginie

La Chaumière indienne

Illustrated by Tony Johannot (French, 1803–1852), Illustrated by Paul Huët (French, 1803–1869), Illustrated by Charles Marville (born Charles François Bossu) (French, 1813–about 1879)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Vicaire, pp. 388-98; Ray, French Illustrated Book, 226


Overall: 26 x 18.2 x 5.5 cm (10 1/4 x 7 3/16 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 479 wood engravings and 7 steel engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: L. Curmer, 1838) Quarto; [11 ff.], [ix]-lvi, 458 pp., plus plates; contemporary gilt-stamped half maroon morocco, maroon cloth boards.

Literary illustrations, author portrait, map.

Paris: L. Curmer, 1838


Letitial Marian Cole (pen signature with date "Christmas 1853"); W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); 1964, bequeathed by Russell Allen to the MFA. (Accession date: June 8, 1964)

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen