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Yvette

1912
Illustrated by Pierre Vidal (French, 1849–1913), Author Guy de Maupassant (French, 1850–1893), Publisher Auguste Blaizot (French, active early 20th century), Printer Alfred Porcabeuf (French, 20th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall: 26.1 x 18.5 x 3.8 cm (10 1/4 x 7 5/16 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

37.2142

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 40 etchings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Auguste Blaizot, 1912) Quarto; [2 ff.] 160 pp. [1 f.]; original publisher’s printed wrappers (tan cloth box, gilt-stamped dark blue morocco spine).

Literary illustrations.


Paris: Auguste Blaizot, 1912

Provenance

Acquired in Paris in 1920 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