Manfred et Astarte (2e Planche) from R. Schumann by Henri Fantin-Latour

Manfred et Astarte (2e Planche)  from R. Schumann by Henri Fantin-Latour

Manfred et Astarte (2e Planche) from R. Schumann

Henri Fantin-Latour

Title

Manfred et Astarte (2e Planche) from R. Schumann

 
Artist
Year
1881  
Technique
lithograph, printed chine colle 
Image Size
9 1/2 x 11 15/16"  
Signature
pencil, lower right 
Edition Size
7 or 8 proofs; reg. ed. of 25 
Annotations
titled; detailed in pencil on verso in unknown hand 
Reference
Hediard 34; H.240; L.300 
Paper
China supported on heavy wove 
State
first state of two 
Publisher
artist 
Inventory ID
10583 
Price
$3,000.00 
Description
This impression of "Manfred et Astarte" is one of 6 or 7 proofs that were pencil signed by Fantin and were before the addition of the printer’s name for the published edition of 25. The image is from the Robert Schumann's musical work "Manfred: Dramatic Poem with music in Three Parts," 1852 after Lord Byron's poem/drama "Manfred" from 1816-17.