Physiologie du provincial à Paris
Woodcuts by Paul Gavarni (Hippolyte Guillaume Sulpice Chevalier) (French, 1804–1866), Engraved by Halley-Hiback (French, 19th century), Engraved by Théodore Maurisset (French, active 1834–1859), Engraved by Predhomme (French, 19th century), Engraved by Louis Tazzini (French, active 1840–1870), Author Pierre Durand (French, 1812–1861), Publisher Aubert [Firm] (French, 19th century), Publisher Lavigne (French, 19th century)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Brivois, p. 330.
Overall: 14.3 x 9.4 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: Aubert et Cie.; Lavigne [1841?]) 32mo; 121 pp., plus 3 ff. catalogue; original publisher’s illustrated wrappers, rebound in half gilt-stamped green cloth, marbled paper boards.
Caricature illustrations relating to visitors to Paris from the “provinces.”
Paris: Aubert et Cie.; Lavigne [1841?]
Philip Hofer, Cambridge, MA (1898-1984), by whom given to MFA May 8, 1941.
Gift of Philip Hofer, Esq.