Lot 659: Major French symbolist poet and critic (1842–1898) whose work anticipated and inspired several revolutionary artistic schools of the early 20th century, such as Dadaism, Surrealism, and Futurism. Partly-printed DS in French, one page, 8.5 x 5.25, May 15, 1890. In full (translated): "I, the undersigned, declare having received from the administrator of Today Magazine, the sum of one hundred and fifty francs amount from my account lines to date." In fine condition, with expected document wear and a couple unobtrusive tears to the top edge. Mallarme gave a series of conferences in Belgium in 1889 in tribute to the writer Auguste Villiers de l'Isle-Adam, excerpts from which were published in Today Magazine in February 1890.
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