Artist Édouard Manet, French, 1832-1883
  • Silentium
  • Silence (translated title)
Date between 1862 and 1863
Medium etching printed in brown ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 8 × 6 1/4 inches (20.3 × 15.9 cm)
Sheet: 17 1/4 × 12 7/8 inches (43.8 × 32.7 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Gordon Beer
Accession Number 31.329
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in plate, lower left of image: M
Marks Watermark: [heraldic device with cursive VGZ below]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate below image, lower center: SILENTIUM
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. 23.