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The Execution of the Emperor Maximilian (L'exécution de Maximilien)

Artist:
Édouard Manet (French, Paris 1832–1883 Paris)
Date:
1868
Medium:
Lithograph on chine collé
Dimensions:
13 3/8 x 17 1/4in. (34 x 43.8cm) Sheet: 17 1/2 x 23 3/4in. (44.5 x 60.3cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1921
Accession Number:
21.48
Not on view
Signature: Signed in lower left of plate: "Manet"

Marking: unidentified collector’s mark (Lugt 2631a)
Vendor: Gutekunst and Klipstein (Bern)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," August 21, 1995–November 26, 1995.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. "Manet/Velàzquez: The French Taste for Spanish Painting," March 4, 2003–June 8, 2003.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," January 9, 2006–April 6, 2006.

Museum of Modern Art, New York. "Manet and the Execution of Maximilian," October 30, 2006–January 29, 2007.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," October 20, 2008–January 11, 2009.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Power of Prints: The Legacy of William M. Ivins and A. Hyatt Mayor," January 26, 2016–May 22, 2016.

Moreau-Nélaton 79, Guérin 73, Harris 54
Étienne Moreau-Nélaton Manet graveur et lithographe. Paris, 1906, cat. no. 79.

Marcel Guérin L'Oeuvre gravé de Manet.. Paris, 1944, cat. no. 73.

Jean C. Harris Edouard Manet: Graphic Works, A Definitive Catalogue Raisonné. New York, 1970, cat. no. 54.

Gary Tinterow, Geneviève Lacambre Manet/Velàzquez: The French Taste for Spanish Painting. Exh. cat., Musée d'Orsay, Paris, September 16, 2002-January 12, 2003; Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, March 4-June 8, 2003. New Haven, CT, 2002, cat. no. 186, ill.

John Elderfield, Museum of Modern Art, New York Manet and the Execution of Maximilian Exh. cat., Museum of Modern Art, New York. New York, 2006, fig. no. 41, ill.



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