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Sonnets et eaux-fortes

1869
Publisher Alphonse Lemerre (French, 1838–1912), Designed by E. Renard (French), Etched by Alfred Prunaire (French, 1867–1900)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Artist and the Book 64; Ray, French Illustrated Book, 268

Dimensions

36.1 x 27.1 x 3.5 cm (14 3/16 x 10 11/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

61.1029

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 42 etchings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Alphonse Lemerre, 1869) Folio; [47 ff.], plus 42 plates; contemporary gilt-stamped red morocco (original publisher’s printed wrappers bound in).

Literary illustrations.


Paris: Alphonse Lemerre, 1869

Provenance

Mr. and Mrs. Arthur E. Vershbow, by whom given to MFA, September 20, 1961.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Vershbow