Contact: Michael Bernstein
American Chemical Society
Caption: Albert Maignan's painting of "Green Muse" (1895) shows a poet succumbing to absinthe's mind-altering effects.
Credit: Courtesy of the Musée de Picardie, Amiens.
Usage Restrictions: None
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