Melancholy

A work made of various charcoals and gouache, with pastel and black chalk, and touches of stumping and erasing, on pale-pink wove paper with red and blue fibers altered to a golden tone, laid down on gray wove paper.
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  • A work made of various charcoals and gouache, with pastel and black chalk, and touches of stumping and erasing, on pale-pink wove paper with red and blue fibers altered to a golden tone, laid down on gray wove paper.

Date:

1876

Artist:

Odilon Redon
French, 1840-1916

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Artist

Odilon Redon

Title

Melancholy

Origin

France

Date

1876

Medium

Various charcoals and gouache, with pastel and black chalk, and touches of stumping and erasing, on pale-pink wove paper with red and blue fibers altered to a golden tone, laid down on gray wove paper

Inscriptions

Signed lower right, in black chalk: "ODILON REDON,"

Dimensions

368 × 357 mm

Credit Line

Margaret Day Blake, Mr. and Mrs. Henry C.Woods, and William McCallin McKee Memorial Endowments

Reference Number

1982.87

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