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Physiologie du garde national

Illustrated by Théodore Maurisset (French, active 1834–1859), Illustrated by Louis Joseph Trimolet (French, 1812–1843), Engraved by A. Bareste (French, 19th century), Engraved by Louis-Paul-Pierre Dumont (French, born in 1822), Engraved by Halley-Hiback (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

Vicaire VI, 603; Brivois, p. 329


Overall: 13.6 x 8.9 x 1.3 cm (5 3/8 x 3 1/2 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; [2 ff.] 138 pp.; nineteenth-century half gilt-stamped red morocco, marbled paper boards.

Caricature illustrations relating to soldiers in the Garde nationale.

Paris: Aubert et Cie.; Lavigne, 1841


Philip Hofer,Cambridge, MA (1898-1984), by whom given to MFA May 8, 1941.

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Hofer, Esq.