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    ÉDOUARD MANET (French, 1832-1883)
    Group of Three: Le Buveur d'Eau; The Tragic Actor (Rouviere dans le role d'Hamlet); and The Boy with the Soap Bubble
    Etchings
    Le Buveur d'Eau: (plate) 9.4 x 6.3 in. (sheet) 17.7 x 12.6 in.
    The Tragic Actor (Rouviere dans le role d'Hamlet): (plate) 11.8 x 6.4 in. (sheet) 17.7 x 12.6 in.
    The Boy with the Soap Bubble: (plate) 7.6 x 6.4 in. (sheet) 17.7 x 12.6 in.
    Two signed in the plate and one (Boy with Soap Bubble) unsigned

    PROVENANCE:
    Private collection, Long Island, New York.


    Condition Report*: All three unframed and in good condition with light soiling. Le Buveur d'Eau is on laid paper with a Van Gelder Zonen watermark.   The Tragic Actor is on laid paper with a fleur-de-lis watermark.   The Boy with the Soap Bubble is on laid paper with an urn and partial fleur-de-lis watermark (appears to be the same watermark as above).  
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2012
    12th-13th Wednesday-Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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