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The Raven (Le corbeau): cover page and poem

19th century
550 x 36.7 mm (21 5/8 x 1 7/16 in.)

Édouard Manet, French, (1832–1883)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Printed text on wove paper
Unsewn booklet
Series: from set of illustrations The Raven (Le corbeau)
Edition: Illustration for “The Raven” by Edgar Allen Poe, with French translation by Stéphane Mallarmé. The DAC impression of the text is probably numbered “75”; it consists of six lithographs with cover and text.
Bibliography: Marcel Guérin 86; Moreau-Nelaton 95; Harris 83; Fisher 65–71; see DAC donor file for correspondence regarding different printings of the text.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1943
Accession Number: 1943.D1.168.7
Unsewn booklet

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  • Manet (Édouard) - ULAN 500010363: Édouard Manet; LC n 79043160: Manet, Edouard, 1832-1883
  • Paris - TGN 7008038
  • poem - Alternate Term
  • poems - Written or oral compositions characterized by condensed language chosen for sound and suggestive power as well as meaning, and by the use of such literary techniques as structured meter, natural cadences, rhyme, or metaphor. AHD [November 1992 descriptor moved.]
  • ravens

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