(MANET, Edouard.) POE, Edgar Allan. Le Corbeau. The Raven. Poëme.
Paris : 1875Signed limited edition, number 198 of a stated edition of 240 copies, signed by both Mallarmé and Manet. Often cited as one of the high points of French book illustration (Ray 369), it is one of the first modern French livre d'artiste. Le Corbeau, "an astonishingly modern illustrated book for 1875", represents liberation from literal interpretation... Learn More£100,000.00
Stock Code: 132602
(MANET, Edouard.) DURET, Theodore. Manet and the French Impressionists.
London, : 1910First UK edition, first impression of the first work to describe the development of Impressionism, with a chapter on each of the major painters and numerous illustrations. The author, Theodore Duret (1838-1927), was one of the earliest and most vocal supporters of the movement. He first met Manet in 1865 and the two became good friends, with the artist... Learn More£2,500.00
Stock Code: 88059
(MANET, Edouard.) DURET, Theodore. Edouard Manet. Sein Leben und Seine Kunst.
Berlin : 1910First German Edition. The two etchings are Berthe Morisot (Harris 75; Guerin 59 II; Melot M.61; ) and Baudelaire de Profilen Chapeau (Guerin 30; Melot M.54), the woodcut is Olympia, printed in brown and black ink, cut by Alfred Prunaire after Manet had drawn the image on a prepared word block. Learn More£950.00
Stock Code: 69420