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Voyage sentimental en France et en Italie

Illustrated by Maurice Leloir (French, 1853–1940), Author Laurence Sterne (English, 1713–1768), Publisher H. Launette (French, 19th century)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Carteret, Livres illustrés modernes, IV, 369; Ray, French Illustrated Book, 292


Overall: 32.4 x 24.3 x 3.6 cm (12 3/4 x 9 9/16 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 12 photogravures after drawings, and 220 photomechanical relief prints

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Librairie Artistique–H. Launette, 1884) Large quarto; xii, 212 pp. [2 ff.], plus 12 plates; contemporary half gilt-stamped red morocco, marbled paper boards (S. Kaufmann; original publisher’s pictorial wrappers bound in).

Literary illustrations; author portrait.

Paris: Librairie Artistique–H. Launette, 1884


Acquired in 1928 by 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