Poetic Gift as A Spiritual Disequilibrium Edouard Manet’s “Portrait of Stephane Mallarme” (1876) Manet’s painting didn’t offer a comfortable seat to Mallarme’s inspiration. His posture is rather restless – he is not sitting/not lying, and his reclining/non-reclining body is in un-decided position (is he falling back or getting up?). He is here, in front of […]