French Photographer, (19th century); French. Medium: black and white photograph. Date: 19th Century. Mathilde Maute de Fleurville (b.c.1854) wife of the French poet Paul Verlaine (1844-96); the marriage was strained by Verlaine's relationship with fellow poet Arthur Rimbaud (1854-91) and they finally divorced in 1885; Provenance: Private Collection. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.