Perched upon a Bust of Pallas. Illustration to The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe

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 two
Dimensions:
sheet: 21 7/16 x 14 in. (54.5 x 35.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1924
Accession Number:
24.30.27(3)
Not on view
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," February 14, 1994–April 1994.

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

Moreau-Nélaton 92, Guérin 86d, Harris 83d
Étienne Moreau-Nélaton Manet graveur et lithographe. Paris, 1906, cat. no. 92.

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

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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.