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Flying Raven, ex libris for Le Corbeau: The Raven

1875
Edouard Manet (French, 1832–1883)


Catalogue Raisonné

Harris 83f; Moreau-Nélaton 90

Dimensions

Sheet: 26 x 34 cm (10 1/4 x 13 3/8 in.) irregular

Accession Number

32.466.1

Medium or Technique

Brush and ink transfer lithograph on transparentized paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

One of six illustrations for the poster, slipcase, and cover (83a), text (83b-e), and ex-libris (83f) of Stéphane Mallarmé’s translation of Edgar Allen Poe’s The Raven.

Provenance

Possibly Sarah Whitman; W. G. Russell Allen; his gift to MFA, 4 February 1932.

Credit Line

Gift of W. G. Russell Allen