MONET CLAUDE (1840-1926).

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Result : 2 600EUR
MONET CLAUDE (1840-1926).
2 L.A.S. "Claude Monet", Giverny 22 and 24 February 1890, to Stéphane MALLARMÉ; 1 page and a half in-8 with envelope, and 1 page in-8, in purple ink (ink a little faded with ink discharges, small cracks in fold repaired for the 2nd). On the subscription for Manet's Olympia. 22 February. "My dear Mallarmé You will be very kind to send me as soon as possible the amount of your subscription as well as that of your friend Monsieur Dauphin. I would like to be able to finish and give the whole of the subscription to Madame Édouard Manet, before the official reply from the Minister"... 24 February. "My dear Mallarmé For the sake of good regularity, I acknowledge receipt of your dispatch of fifty francs for your and Mr. Dauphin's subscription to the purchase of Olympia. See you on Thursday, I am looking forward to hearing your lecture"... [On February 27, Mallarmé gave his lecture on Villiers de l'Isle-Adam at Berthe Morisot's house].
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