Physiologie du poëte
Illustrated by Honoré Daumier (French, 1808–1879), Engraved by J. Birouste (French, 19th century), Engraved by Pierre Verdeil (French, born in 1812), Author Edmond Auguste Texier (French, 1816–1887), Publisher Jules Laisné (French, 19th century), Publisher Aubert [Firm] (French, 19th century), Publisher Lavigne (French, 19th century)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Vicaire VI, 611; Brivois, p. 329; Bouvy, Daumier, 459-501
Overall: 14.3 x 9.3 x 1.1 cm (5 5/8 x 3 11/16 x 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with numerous wood engravings
Not On View
(Paris: Jules Laisné; Aubert et Ce; Lavigne, 1841) 32mo; 124 pp. [2 ff.]; original publisher’s illustrated paper wrappers, rebound in half gilt-stamped green cloth, marbled paper boards.
Caricature illustrations of a “poet.”
Philip Hofer,Cambridge, MA (1898-1984), by whom given to MFA May 8, 1941.
Gift of Philip Hofer, Esq.