The Little Abbot Reading the Ramayana

A work made of charcoal with black chalk, stumping, scraping and erasing, on dark cream wove paper, discolored to tan. ruled in pale red-orange pastel. offset impression of tadpole, verso..
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  • A work made of charcoal with black chalk, stumping, scraping and erasing, on dark cream wove paper, discolored to tan. ruled in pale red-orange pastel. offset impression of tadpole, verso..

Date:

1883

Artist:

Odilon Redon
French, 1840-1916

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Artist

Odilon Redon

Title

The Little Abbot Reading the Ramayana

Origin

France

Date

1883

Medium

Charcoal with black chalk, stumping, scraping and erasing, on dark cream wove paper, discolored to tan. Ruled in pale red-orange pastel. Offset impression of Tadpole, verso.

Inscriptions

Signed lower left, in black ink: "ODILON REDON"

Dimensions

505 × 372 mm

Credit Line

David Adler Collection

Reference Number

1950.1430

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