Paris: Librairie de l'Art Indépendant, 1893
Pen and dark brown ink, preliminary leaf: "cordialement / André Gide." [rest of inscription cut off].
Private collection (United States); purchased by Ars Libri, Ltd., October 2008(Boston, MA); from whom purchased by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (Accession Date: September 16, 2009)
William A. Sargent Fund
© 2011 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris.
- Illustrated by Maurice Denis, French, 1870–1943
- Author André Gide, French, 1869–1951
- Publisher Librairie de l'Art Indépendant, French, late 19th century
- Lithographer Edward Ancourt, French, active 1860s–1890s
Place of Publication
Artist & the Book 76; Turn of a Century 53; Ray, Art of French Illustrated Book, 375; Manet to Hockney: Modern Artist's Illustrated Books, 5
Overall: 20.3 x 19.2 x 1.7 cm (8 x 7 9/16 x 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 30 color lithographs and one woodcut