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Title Page and Text, from The Raven (Le Corbeau)

A work made of unbound book, three folded sheets, with letterpress in red and black on cream laid paper.
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  • A work made of unbound book, three folded sheets, with letterpress in red and black on cream laid paper.

Date:

1875

Artist:

Édouard Manet (French, 1832-1883)
written by Edgar Allan Poe (American, 1809-1849)
translated and produced by Stéphane Mallarmé (French, 1842-1898)
published by Richard Lesclide (French, 1825-1892)
text printed by Alcan-Lévy (French, 19th century)

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Prints and Drawings

Artist

Édouard Manet

Title

Title Page and Text, from The Raven (Le Corbeau)

Origin

France

Date

1875

Medium

Unbound book, three folded sheets, with letterpress in red and black on cream laid paper

Inscriptions

Signed front cover verso, center, in brown-black ink: "No 87 / Stéphane Mallarmé / E. Manet"

Dimensions

557 × 365 × 5 mm (book, folded); 557 × 715 mm (book, unfolded)

Credit Line

Prints and Drawings Purchase Fund

Reference Number

1945.52.7

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