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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

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


Overall: 26.6 x 17.5 x 5.1 cm (10 1/2 x 6 7/8 x 2 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; [4 ff.], [ix]-lvi, 458 pp. [7 ff.], plus plates; contemporary gilt-stamped half maroon morocco, maroon cloth boards.

Literary illustrations, author portrait, map.

Paris: L. Curmer, 1838


Henry Irving (bookplate). William A. Sargent (1858-1936), Boston; 1937, bequeathed by Sargent to the MFA. (Accession date, November 17, 1937)

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent