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Edouart Manet Important 19th century French painter (1832–1883) whose works were a seminal influence on the impressionists of the succeeding generation. Autograph letter signed, nicely framed with a photo of the artist by Nadar (Felix Tournachon), circa 1878. Composed on Manet's letterhead with his studio address ''4 Rue Sint Petersbourg'', he writes on behalf of his friend, the satirical writer Hyppolite Babou. Letter translates from French, ''Saturday My dear friend: Would you occupy yourself a bit regarding a manuscript of Hyppolite Babou which he sent to the Republic ten days ago. He begged me to write a word and ask for an answer. Edouard Manet''. Letter, mounted to paper, measures 4'' x 6.25''. Photo measures 2.75'' x 4.25'', all framed to 14.25'' x 12''. Very fine condition, framed elegantly. From the private collection of The Avnet's.
Edouart Manet  ALS
Edouart Manet ALS
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Minimum Bid: $500.00
Final prices include buyers premium.: $2,271.50
Number Bids: 10
Auction closed on Thursday, December 7, 2017.

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