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Les Heures D'Apres Midi
  • Emile Adolphe Gustave Verhaeren, author
    1855–1916
    born: Saint-Amand-sur-Escaut, Belgium ; died: Rouen, France
    Théophile van Rysselberghe, artist
    1862–1926
    born: Ghent, Belgium ; died: Saint-Clair, France
    Fernand Khnopff, artist
    1858–1921
    born: Dendermonde, Flanders, Belgium ; died: Brussels, Belgium
  • Les Heures D'Apres Midi, 1905
  • Where object was made: Belgium
  • printed book, photomechanical
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 210 x 145 x 7 mm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 8 1/4 x 5 11/16 x 1/4 in
  • Gift of Eric Carlson in honor of Erica, Emily, and Caitlin Goddard
  • Not on display
  • 1994.0090
Description

The book is yellowing at the edges. In the upper section of the cover it reads in orange: 4 BRUXELLES CHEZ L'EDITEUR EDMOND DEMAN. In the middle, a ring of orange roses surround: "LES HEURES D'APRES MIDI," which is printed in green.