Portrait de Stéphane Mallarmé (1891)

Gauguin, Paul (1848-1903)

Portrait de Stéphane Mallarmé (Portrait of Stéphane Mallarmé)
1891 and/or 19131919
Etching on paper, 18.3 x 14.3 cm

Portrait of the symbolist writer Stéphane Mallarmé. Behind the portrait, the head of a raven, taken from Manet‘s illustration of The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe. Mallarmé translated this poem into French in 1874. (RIJKS)

See also:

Mallarmé, Stéphane (1842-1898)