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    Sale 1996

    Impressionist And Modern Works On Paper

    7 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 104

    Odilon Redon (1840-1916)

    Profils de Hollandaises

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Odilon Redon (1840-1916)
    Profils de Hollandaises
    signed with initials 'OR' (lower left)
    gouache, watercolor and pastel over pencil on paper
    7 x 9 7/8 in. (17.8 x 25.1 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Armand Parent, Paris (circa 1923).
    John A. Holabird, Chicago (circa 1928).
    By descent from the above to the present owner.


    Literature

    A. Mellerio, Odilon Redon, Peintre, Dessinateur et Graveur, Paris, 1923, p. 107 (illustrated in color).
    A. Wildenstein, Odilon Redon, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint et dessiné, Paris, 1992, vol. I (Portraits et figures), p. 116, no. 272 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    Paris, Odilon Redon, 1917, no. 41.
    Paris, Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Odilon Redon, Exposition rétrospective de son oeuvre, March 1926, no. 161.
    New York, De Hauke & Co., Odilon Redon, November 1928, no. 45.
    Art Institute of Chicago, Odilon Redon, Paintings, Pastels and Drawings, 1928-1929, no. 35.
    New York, Museum of Modern Art, Lautrec Redon, February-March 1931, no. 83 (illustrated).