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Pen and black ink on tan tracing paper (both sides), laid down on cream wove paper, tipped on cream laid paper
Inscribed recto, lower right, in pen and brown-black ink: "RB"; lower right on mount, in graphite, two lines of text (erased): "à notre grand ville / notre grand ami / Ludovic Abel Coustols [?] / Le Docteur"; in graphite: "En mémoire de mon père / Rodolphine Bresdin / août 1919"; verso, upper right on mount: "7 O W" [?]
Gift of Dorothy Braude Edinburg to the Harry B. and Bessie K. Braude Memorial Collection
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Art Gallery of Ontario, “The Sacred and Profane in Symbolist Art,” Nov. 1–26, 1926, cat. 53.
Estate of the artist [dry stamp (Lugt 2194) recto, lower right]; Rodolphine Bresdin. Sold, Bateau Lavoir, Paris, to Dorothy Braude Edinburg, Brookline, MA, July 18, 1963; given to the Art Institute of Chicago, 2013.
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