The Satyr with the cynical smile; Plate No. 5 from the set "The Origins"

Le Satyre au cynique sourire; from the set "Les Origines" Pl. V

1883
Odilon Redon (French, 1840–1916), Printed by Lemercier et Cie. (French, 19th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Mellerio 049

Dimensions

Sheet: 23.6 x 20.7 cm (9 5/16 x 8 1/8 in.) Image: 24 x 20.6 cm (9 7/16 x 8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

67.278

Medium or Technique

Lithograph, Chine-collé

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Signed in image, lower right, vertically: ODILON REDON
Lower left: Odilon Redon del et lith.
Lower right.: Imp. Lemercier & Cie Paris
Lower center in graphite pencil: Satyre

Signed

signed

Markings

Lower right, stamped in black ink -- mark of André Mellerio (Lugt 153a)

Provenance

André Mellerio (Paris, 1862-1943, Lugt 153a); William H. Schab (New York); from whom purchased by MFA, February 8, 1967.

Credit Line

Lee M. Friedman Fund