The Chair (“That shadow that lies floating on the floor…”), 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)
Signed recto, in plate, lower left, in image: "E. M."
299 × 279 mm (image); 541 × 353 mm (sheet)
Gift of Dorothy Braude Edinburg in memory of Bessie Kisloff Braude, Esq.
Extended information about this artwork
From the artist to Louis de Fourcaud (1851–1914) [inscription from Manet on title page of series]; sold, at his estate sale, Hotel Drouot, Paris, March 29, 1917, no 51. Harry B. and Bessie K. Braude Estate [stamp (not in Lugt), verso, in red ink].
Harris 83e only state
Guérin 86d only state
Moreau-Nélaton 94 only state
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