Head of a Raven in Profile, from The Raven (Le Corbeau)
Édouard Manet (French, 1832-1883) written by Edgar Allan Poe (American, 1809-1849) translated and produced by Stéphane Mallarmé (French, 1842-1898) printed by Lefman et Cie. (French, 19th century) published by Richard Lesclide (French, 1825-1892)
Transfer lithograph in black on tan simili-parchment paper
Not signed. Inscribed recto, in plate, lower right, below image, in black: "Prix: 25 Fr."
163 × 159 mm (image); 550 × 412 mm (sheet folded)
Prints and Drawings Purchase Fund
Extended information about this artwork
The Art Institute of Chicago, “Edouard Manet 1832-1883,” January 13-February 19, 1967, p. 148, cat. 133a (not ill.); also traveled to The Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA, November 3-December 11, 1966.
The Art Institute of Chicago, Blake Palmer Gallery, “Manet as Printmaker: Works from the Permanent Collection,” April 20-September 12, 1985, no cat.
Harris 83a only state
Guérin 85 only state
Moreau-Nélaton 95 only state
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