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Artist NameEdouard Manet (Paris 1832 - 1883 Paris)
TitlePlainte Moresque; Portrait of Jaime Bosch
Date of Artwork1862
MediumPencil and black chalk, light and dark shades of grey wash, pink-white wash, brown wash, deep black wash.
Size14 1/8 x 10 5/8 in. • 357 x 269 mm
SignedStudio stamp EM


Mme. Manet (widow of the artist);
Sale, Paris, Hôtel Drouot, Tableaux, Pastels, Etudes, Dessins, Gravures par Edouard Manet et dépendant de sa succession, 4-5 February 1884, lot 149 ;
Galerie Choiseul, Paris (according to labels on the old backing);
Sale, Paris, Hôtel Drouot, 10 June 1964, lot 151.

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Portrait of the Catalan composer and guitarist Jaime Bosch to illustrate the title page of one of his song scores, Opus 85, Plainte Moresque, which was dedicated to Manet.