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The Absinthe Drinker

A work made of etching and plate tone in black on ivory laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of etching and plate tone in black on ivory laid paper.

Date:

1862

Artist:

Édouard Manet
French, 1832-1883

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Édouard Manet

Title

The Absinthe Drinker

Place

France (Artist's nationality)

Date

Original 1862

Medium

Etching and plate tone in black on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

Image: 24.8 × 14.5 cm (9 13/16 × 5 3/4 in.); Plate: 28.9 × 16.1 cm (11 7/16 × 6 3/8 in.); Sheet: 29.1 × 16.4 cm (11 1/2 × 6 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

William McCallin McKee Memorial Endowment

Reference Number

1953.532

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