NamesAvery, Samuel Putnam, 1822-1904 (Collector)Manet, Édouard, 1832-1883 (Artist)Imprimerie Lemercier et cie (Printer of plates)
Samuel Putnam Avery Collection
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1862 - 1880Date Created: 1862
Library locationsThe Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print CollectionShelf locator: MEZAC
NotesContent: Gift of Samuel Putnam Avery, 1900. MN77, MN83, MN84 & MN88 bear notes by Henri-Charles Guerard and were presumably acquired from him by George A. Lucas, acting as S.P. Avery's agent. MN90 is inscribed by Manet and Mallarme to Arthur O'Shaughnessy; a note by S.P. Avery indicates that he purchased it "at D.G. Rossetti's sale July 7 1882."Content: Holdings checked in departmental copies of Etienne Moreau-Nelaton, Manet graveur et lithographe and Jean C. Harris, Edouard Manet: graphic works a definitive catalogue raisonne.Content: Lithographs by Manet, including covers for sheet music by Zacharie Astruc and Jerome Bosch. Subjects include a portrait of Berthe Morisot, a cafe, probably the Cafe Guerbois, children, a raven and a theater audience. One print is an illustration for Stephane Mallarme's translation of The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe.Content: S.P. Avery Collection.Content: Some prints include notes in graphite by Henri-Charles Guerard or Samuel Putnam Avery. MN90 is signed by Mallarme and Manet and inscribed "A M. O'Shaunessy."Content: Title and dates from Etienne Moreau-Nelaton, Manet graveur et lithographe.Content: Admission is granted through application to the Office of Special Collections.Content: Forms part of Samuel Putnam Avery Collection.Citation/reference: M-N 86(II/II); G. 71(second printing of two); H. 30 (second printing of two).
Physical DescriptionExtent: State and printing noted with standard reference number.
Type of ResourceStill image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPG97-F557NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13472281Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 77b7ae20-c613-012f-9a04-58d385a7bc34
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