Nouveau, Germain (1851-1920); French. Medium: pen, ink and crayon. Date: 19th Century. Paul Verlaine (1844-96); from June 1877 until 1879 Verlaine was a teacher in Rethel, teaching French, English, history and geography; Germain Nouveau, French poet of the Symbolist movement, was a friend of Verlaine and Rimbaud; Provenance: Private Collection. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.