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Paysages parisiens

Illustrated by Auguste Lepère (French, 1849–1918), Author Émile Goudeau (French, 1849–1906), Publisher Henri Béraldi (French, 1849–1931), Printer A. Lahure (French, late 19th–early 20th century), Printer Eugène Delâtre (French, 1854–1938), Binding by The Club Bindery (American, 1895–1909)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Ray, French Illustrated Book, 322; Carteret, Livres illustrés modernes, IV, 191


Overall: 26.6 x 18.4 x 2.9 cm (10 1/2 x 7 1/4 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 5 etchings and 43 wood engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Henri Beraldi, 1892) Octavo; xv, 175 pp., plus 5 plates; contemporary gilt-stamped red morocco, original publisher’s wrappers bound in (Club Bindery, 1898; marbled paper slipcase).

Illustrations of Parisian life in different times of day related to the seasons.

Paris: Henri Beraldi, 1892


Acquired in 1913 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