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The Absinthe Drinker

A work made of etching and aquatint in black on cream japanese laid paper.
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  • A work made of etching and aquatint in black on cream japanese laid paper.

Date:

1867–68 or 1874

Artist:

Édouard Manet (French, 1832-1883)
assisted by Félix Henri Bracquemond (French, 1833-1914)
published by (possibly) Alfred Porcabeuf (French, 19th-20th centuries)

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Prints and Drawings

Artist

Édouard Manet

Title

The Absinthe Drinker

Origin

France

Date

Made 1862

Medium

Etching and aquatint in black on cream Japanese laid paper

Dimensions

252 × 145 mm (image); 290 × 161 mm (plate); 364 × 260 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Gift of the Print and Drawing Club

Reference Number

1955.1111

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