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 x 9.1 x 0.8 cm (5 1/2 x 3 9/16 x 5/16 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 (cream-colored phase box).
Caricature illustrations of a “poet.”
Paris: Jules Laisné; Aubert et Ce; Lavigne 
W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955), by whom bequeathed to MFA, June 8, 1964.
Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen