Artist Édouard Manet, French, 1832-1883
Title
  • L'acteur tragique
  • The Tragic Actor (translated title)
Date between 1865 and 1866
Medium etching printed in brown ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 14 1/2 × 8 3/4 inches (36.8 × 22.2 cm)
Sheet: 17 1/4 × 13 inches (43.8 × 33 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Gordon Beer
Accession Number 31.338
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, lower right of image: Manet
Marks Watermark: bottom half of heraldic device
Gordon Beer;
1931-present, gift to 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. 34.