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PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE FRENCH COLLECTION

Odilon Redon
TÊTE DE FEMME
Estimate
20,00030,000
JUMP TO LOT
159

PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE FRENCH COLLECTION

Odilon Redon
TÊTE DE FEMME
Estimate
20,00030,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Impressionist and Modern Art

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Paris

Odilon Redon
1840 - 1916
TÊTE DE FEMME
signed ODILON REDON (toward lower right)
watercolour on paper
drawing: 17,4 x 15,7 cm; 6 7/8 x 6 1/4 in.; folded sheet: 22,3 x 17,7 cm; 8 3/4 x 7 in.
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Provenance

Charles Russell, Jr., Providence
Wildenstein & Co., Inc., New York
Mr. & Mrs. Kenneth Rearwin, La Jolla
La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art, La Jolla (gift from the above in December 1955 and sold: Christie's, New York, May 17, 1984, lot 115)
Private collection, France (acquired at the above sale)
Thence by descent to the present owner

Exhibited

New York, Wildenstein & Co., Inc., Drawings Through Four Centuries, 1949, no. 77
Phoenix, Phoenix Art Museum and Oakland, Oakland Art Museum, One Hundred Years of French Painting, 1860-1960, 1961, no. 76

Literature

Klaus Berger, Odilon Redon, Fantasy and Colour, Cologne, 1964, no. 519, mentioned p. 220 (under the title Dutch woman in profile, dated circa 1900 and with inaccurate dimensions)
Alec Wildenstein, Odilon Redon, Catalogue raisonné de l'œuvre peint et dessiné, Paris, 1992, vol. I, no. 303, illustrated p. 127 (with dimensions of the entire sheet when not folded)

Impressionist and Modern Art

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Paris