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Open Here I Flung the Shutter. Illustration to The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe

Series/Portfolio:
The Raven
Artist:
Édouard Manet (French, Paris 1832–1883 Paris)
Author:
Edgar Allan Poe (American, Boston, Massachusetts 1809–1849 Baltimore, Maryland)
Translator:
Stéphane Mallarmé (French, 1842–1898)
Date:
1875
Medium:
Transfer lithograph on laid (Hollande) paper, final state of five
Dimensions:
sheet: 21 5/16 x 13 3/4 in. (54.2 x 35 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1924
Accession Number:
24.30.27(4)
Not on view
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," October 20, 2008–January 11, 2009.

The Mitchell Gallery. "Dialogue: Words and Images in Art, 1500–1924," January 31, 2014–April 6, 2014.

Moreau-Nélaton 93, Guérin 86c, Harris 83c
Étienne Moreau-Nélaton Manet graveur et lithographe. Paris, 1906, cat. no. 93.

Marcel Guérin L'Oeuvre gravé de Manet.. Paris, 1944, cat. no. 86c.

Edward Fenton "Word Becomes Image." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, n.s. vol. 13, no. 8, New York, April 1955, p. 255, ill.

Jean C. Harris Edouard Manet: Graphic Works, A Definitive Catalogue Raisonné. New York, 1970, cat. no. 83c.

Juliet Wilson Bareau, Breon Mitchell "Tales of a Raven. The Origins and Fate of Le Corbeau by Mallarmé and Manet." Print Quarterly. vol. 6, London, September 1989.

Heather Lemonedes, Belinda Thomson, Agnieszka Juszczak Paul Gauguin: Paris, 1889. Exh. cat., Cleveland Museum of Art, October 4, 2009-January 18, 2010, Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam, February 19-June 6, 2010. Ostfildern, 2009, fig. no. 34, 90, ill.



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