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Des fleurs tombent, et la tête d'un python paraît: P.318-1949

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Des fleurs tombent, et la tête d'un python paraît
Translated as: Flowers fall and the head of a python appears
La Tentation de Saint-Antoine


Printmaker: Redon, Odilon



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1949-10) by Dodgson, Campbell


19th Century
Production date: AD 1896


Plate 5 of 24

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Black carbon ink

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Support composed of paper
Image Height 261 mm Width 198 mm

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  • Text: des fleurs tombent, _et la tête d'un python parait.
  • Location: Lowre left margin
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Caption
  • Location: Lower centre image
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.318-1949
Primary reference Number: 161036
Mellerio: 138
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Sunday 7 August 2011 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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