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Historique et Description des procédés du Daguerréotype et du Diorama

Paris: Alphonse Giroux et Cie, 1839


Max Harrwitz, Buchhandlung & Antiquariat, Berlin (label on back of original wrapper); Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900, first MFA print curator), by whom given to MFA, October 20, 1898.

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler


Place of Publication

Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Newhall, in Harvard Library Bulletin, VII (1953), p. 211, first edition, first issue


Overall: 21.5 x 13.8 x 1.2 cm (8 7/16 x 5 7/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with six lithographs


Photographs, Illustrated books