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Vers et prose--morceaux choisis

Illustrated by James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American (active in England), 1834–1903), Author Stéphane Mallarmé (French, 1842–1898), Publisher Perrin et Cie (French, 19th century), Printer Henry Belfond (French, 19th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Art Institute of Chicago, Whistler Lithographs, 60


Overall: 19 x 12.3 x 2 cm (7 1/2 x 4 13/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with one lithograph

Not On View


Americas, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Perrin et Cie, 1893) Octavo; 221 pp. [1 f.]; original publisher’s printed green paper wrappers (tan cloth box, red morocco spine).

Author portrait.

Paris: Perrin et Cie, 1893


William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent