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L'Estampe moderne

Paris: 1897-1899

Provenance

Acquired from Anderson Galleries, New York, in 1914 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom given to MFA, November 1928.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund

1897–98

Place of Publication

Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Ray, French Illustrated Book, 362

Accession Number

28.1134

Medium or Technique

Illustrated periodical consisting of full-page prints with accompanying text on cover sheets. A total of 24 monthly issues appeared of four prints each with wrappers designed by Mucha (one wrapper is bound in the first MFA volume), from May of 1897 to April of 1899. An "extra" print was issued every six months, for a grand total of 100 plates.

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints, Bound Sets