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Les contes du gay sçavoir. Ballades, fabliaux et traditions du moyen âge

Paris: Firmin Didot, for Lami Denozan, 1828


L. Pasquier; Edouard Rahir (1862-1924, sale Paris, May 1931); Maurice Sloog, French Book Corp., New York, from whom purchased by MFA for $248.59, September 12, 1946.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund


Place of Publication

Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Ray, French Illustrated Book, 114; Curtis, Bonington, 54-60

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 11 hand-colored pen lithographs


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books