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Physiologie de l'étudiant

Illustrated by Marie-Alexandre Alophe (French, 1812–1883), Illustrated by Théodore Maurisset (French, active 1834–1859), Engraved by Badoureau (French, 19th century), Engraved by Gabry (French, 19th century), Engraved by Predhomme (French, 19th century), Author Louis Huart (French, 1813–1865), Publisher Aubert [Firm] (French, 19th century), Publisher Lavigne (French, 19th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Brivois, p. 328


Overall: 14 x 9.1 x 1.3 cm (5 1/2 x 3 9/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with numerous wood engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Aubert et Cie; Lavigne [1841]) 32mo; 126 pp., plus 1 f. catalogue; original publisher’s illustrated wrappers, bound in half gilt-stamped dark purple morocco, marbled paper boards.

Caricature illustrations of student life

Paris: Aubert et Cie; Lavigne [1841]


W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955), by whom bequeathed to MFA, June 8, 1964.

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen