User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Hector Berlioz sa vie et ses oeuvres

Start collecting

Paris: Librairie de l'art, 1888


Acquired from a Boston bookshop in 1954 by Arthur E. Vershbow, by whom given to MFA, December 22, 2004

Credit Line

Gift of Arthur E. Vershbow


Place of Publication

Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Ray, French Illustrated Book, 370; Hédiard 76-89


Overall: 31.2 x 23.5 x 5 cm (12 5/16 x 9 1/4 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 14 lithographs and numerous text illustrations


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books