Poe’s “The Raven” by Manet

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While Poe was popular in America, he was idolized in Europe. Unfortunately the lack of an international copyright law kept him from earning significant amounts of money. The Impressionist artist Edouard Manet painted his version the iconic pic of “The Raven,” with the young man looking up at the raven that sits on the statue of the head of Pallas.
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