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Prints and Drawings
Artist: Édouard Manet, French, 1832–1883

Le buveur d’absinthe (The Absinthe Drinker)

1862, published ca. 1863

Etching on chine

image: 24.7 × 14.4 cm (9 3/4 × 5 11/16 in.)
platemark: 28.8 × 16.1 cm (11 5/16 × 6 5/16 in.)
sheet: 29 × 16.5 cm (11 7/16 × 6 1/2 in.)
Everett V. Meeks, B.A. 1901, Fund
2020.49.1
Culture: 
French
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Provenance: 

EF (Eric Franck, Lugt 4205); Sotheby's Edouard Manet - A Collection of Etchings and Lithographs, December 1978; Private collection, Paris, 1978–2017; Paul Prouté, S.A., 2017–2019; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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