Tears (Les Pleurs)

1878
Odilon Redon (French, 1840–1916)


Catalogue Raisonné

Wildenstein 1135

Dimensions

Sheet: 44.5 x 35.6 cm (17 1/2 x 14 in.) Framed: 74.3 x 62.9 cm (29 1/4 x 24 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2005.199

Medium or Technique

Charcoal with touches of white watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Signed

Lower left: ODILON REDON

Provenance

Antoine de La Rochefoucauld (1862-1959 [according to Mellerio chronology--see Chicago 1994, p. 451, no. 71]); Ambroise Vollard [?--according to Wildenstein catalogue raisonné]; Galerie Jacques Dubourg, Paris, by 1958; to Laurence K. Marshall; Mrs. Laurence K. Marshall; to Elizabeth Marshall Thomas and John K. Marshall 2002; to MFA as partial purchase/partial gift, April 27, 2005.

Credit Line

Partial purchase with funds from the Sophie M. Friedman Fund, Ruth V. S. Lauer in memory of Julia Wheaton Saines, Susan Bennett, and Claire and Richard Morse, and partial gift of Elizabeth Marshall Thomas and John K. Marshall