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Author:
Written by Jean de La Fontaine (French, Château-Thierry 1621–1695 Paris)
Illustrator:
Tony Johannot (French, Offenbach 1803–1852 Paris)
Illustrator:
Achille-Jacques-Jean-Marie Devéria (French, Paris 1800–1857 Paris)
Illustrator:
Theophile-Evariste-Hippolyte Fragonard (French, Paris 1806–1876 Neuilly-sur-Seine)
Illustrator:
Ange-Louis Janet-Lange (French, Paris 1815–1872 Paris)
Illustrator:
Edouard Wattier (French, Lille 1793–1871 Paris)
Illustrator:
Eugène Laville (French, Saverne 1814–1869 Marmoutiers)
Illustrator:
Adrien Feart (French, born Sedan, 1813)
Illustrator:
François-Louis Français (French, Plombières-les-Bains 1814–1897 Plombières-les-Bains)
Illustrator:
Camille-Joseph-Étienne Roqueplan (French, Mallemort 1803–1855 Paris)
Date:
1839
Medium:
wood engraving
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Gift of Lincoln Kirstein, 1970
Accession Number:
1970.565.521
Not on view
Lincoln Kirstein (American, 1907–1996); Donor: Lincoln Kirstein (American, 1907–1996)
Jules Brivois Bibliographie des ouvrages illustrés de XIXe siècle principalement des livres a gravures sur bois. L. Conquet, Paris, 1883, p. 246.



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