Le Christ aux Anges

Moreau-Nélaton 3, Guérin 23, Harris 33, Fisher 25, Wilson-Bareau 34

etching and aquatint, 1866-67, on medium-weight laid paper, the 3rd state (of 3), a very fine impression* with full margins (deckle edges above and left), some slight staining from an old mount along the extreme upper margin, otherwise in spendid condition

P. 262x183 mm., S. 440x312 mm.

This exceptional print, an adaptation of Manet's renowned painting, now in the Metropoitan Museum of Art, New York,  that provoked scandal


* There is a splendid proof impression in the Art Institute of Chicago, which also holds the plate : http://www.artic.edu/aic/collections/artwork/103100