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    Sale 7562

    Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale

    4 February 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 78

    Odilon Redon (1840-1916)

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    Odilon Redon (1840-1916)
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    signed 'Odilon Redon' (lower right)
    pastel on paper
    23 7/8 x 30¼ in. (61 x 77 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Mr and Mrs F. William Carr, Palm Beach, Florida, by 1970.
    Fuji International Art Co., Tokyo.
    Private collection, Japan.
    Acquavella Galleries, New York.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, in May 2004.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that Marie-Christine Decroocq of the Wildenstein Institute has suggested circa 1905 as a date of execution for this work.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from a Private American Collection


    Literature

    A. Wildenstein, Odilon Redon: catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint et dessiné, vol. III, Fleurs et paysages, Paris, 1996, no. 1622 (illustrated p. 167).


    Exhibited

    New York, Acquavella Galleries, Inc., Odilon Redon, October - November 1970, no. 25 (illustrated).
    Tokyo, Fuji International Art Company, Odilon Redon, October 1973, no. 6 (illustrated).