Faust and Mephistopheles

A work made of various charcoals, with wiping, stumping, erasing, and incising, on cream wove paper altered to a golden tone.
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  • A work made of various charcoals, with wiping, stumping, erasing, and incising, on cream wove paper altered to a golden tone.

Date:

1880

Artist:

Odilon Redon
French, 1840-1916

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Artist

Odilon Redon

Title

Faust and Mephistopheles

Origin

France

Date

1880

Medium

Various charcoals, with wiping, stumping, erasing, and incising, on cream wove paper altered to a golden tone

Inscriptions

Signed recto, lower right along right edge, in black chalk: "od REDON"; and (diagonally) lower right, in white pencil: "O • REDON"; inscribed verso, lower center, in graphite: "77; 49 x 58"

Dimensions

400 × 320 mm

Credit Line

Gift of Dorothy Braude Edinburg to the Harry B. and Bessie K. Braude Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1995.380

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