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Paul et Virginie

La Chaumière indienne

1838
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

Dimensions

Overall: 26.6 x 17.5 x 5.1 cm (10 1/2 x 6 7/8 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

37.1994

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 479 wood engravings and 7 steel engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

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

Provenance

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