Artist Édouard Manet, French, 1832-1883
  • La queue devant la boucherie
  • Line in Front of the Butcher Shop (Siege of Paris) (translated title)
Date between 1870 and 1871
Medium etching printed in black ink on japan paper
Dimensions Plate: 9 × 6 1/4 inches (22.9 × 15.9 cm)
Sheet: 10 7/8 × 8 inches (27.6 × 20.3 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, General Endowment Fund
Accession Number 70.594
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, upper right corner: MN 45
Inscribed, lower left edge: La queue a la boucherie (Siège de Paris) ep. ancien R.R.
Rouart Collection;
William H. Schab (New York, New York, USA).
1970-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Fisher, Jay McKean. The Prints of Édouard Manet. Exh. cat., International Exhibitions Foundation. Washington, D.C., 1985, no. 53.

Wilson, J. Manet. Paris, 1978, no. 64.