Charcoal and black chalk with black pastel, stumping, scraping and erasing, and traces of brown charcoal(?), on ivory wove paper, discolored to cream
Signed lower right, in black crayon: "Od.R."
318 × 215 mm
David Adler Collection
Extended information about this artwork
Harold Joachim, French Drawings and Sketchbooks of the 19th Century (Chicago, 1979), no. 4E4.
Alec Wildenstein, Odilon: Catalogue raisonne de l’oeuvre peint et dessine3 (Paris, 1996), p. 200, no. 1675 (ill.).
The Art Institute of Chicago, “Exhibition of 19 charcoals owned by Jean Goriany [or Henri Petiet] made for Flaubert’s The Temptation of Saint Anthony,” August, 1941.
Ambroise Vollard (1867-1939). Henri Petiet (1894-1980), Paris, by March 1940 [according to Wildenstein 1992]; sold to the Art Institute, 1950.
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