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Les Heures Claires
  • Fernand Khnopff, artist
    1858–1921
    born: Dendermonde, Flanders, Belgium ; died: Brussels, Belgium
    Théophile van Rysselberghe, artist
    1862–1926
    born: Ghent, Belgium ; died: Saint-Clair, France
    Emile Adolphe Gustave Verhaeren, author
    1855–1916
    born: Saint-Amand-sur-Escaut, Belgium ; died: Rouen, France
  • Les Heures Claires, 1896
  • Where object was made: Belgium
  • printed book, photomechanical
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 210 x 144 x 7 mm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 8 1/4 x 5 5/8 x 1/4 in
  • Gift of Eric Carlson in honor of Erica, Emily, and Caitlin Goddard
  • Not on display
  • 1994.0091
Description

The edges of the book are yellowing. there are three butterflies on the cover. The blue writing on the cover states "EM. VERHAREN/LES HEURES CLAIRES/BRUXEUES/CHEZ l'EDITENR EDM DEMAN/1896"