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Dragonfly, plate 1 from Le Fleuve

A work made of etching, drypoint and aquatint in black on ivory laid paper.
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  • A work made of etching, drypoint and aquatint in black on ivory laid paper.

Date:

1874

Artist:

Édouard Manet (French, 1832-1883)
written by Charles Cros (French, 1842-1888)
printed by Auguste Delâtre (French, 1822-1907) and Cochet (French, 19th century)
published by Librairie de l’eau-forte (French, 19th century) and Richard Lesclide (French, 1825-1892)

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Status

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Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Édouard Manet

Title

Dragonfly, plate 1 from Le Fleuve

Place

France (Artist's nationality)

Date

1874

Medium

Etching, drypoint and aquatint in black on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

Image: 4.8 × 5.5 cm (1 15/16 × 2 3/16 in.); Plate: 5.9 × 6 cm (2 3/8 × 2 3/8 in.); Sheet: 27.6 × 23.7 cm (10 7/8 × 9 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Robert M. Light in memory of Harold Joachim

Reference Number

1985.59.2

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