There were struggles and vain victories; Plate No. 6 from the set "The Origins"

Il y eut des luttes et de vaines victoires; from the set "Les Origines" Pl. VI

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Mellerio 050

Dimensions

Sheet: 38.2 x 29.6 cm (15 1/16 x 11 5/8 in.) Image: 28.7 x 22.3 cm (11 5/16 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

67.279

Medium or Technique

Lithograph, Chine-collé

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

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

Signed

signed

Markings

Lower left, 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