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Elle tire de sa poitrine une éponge toute noir, la couvre de baisers: P.321-1949

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Elle tire de sa poitrine une éponge toute noir, la couvre de baisers
Translated as: She draws from her bosom a sponge, perfectly black, and covers it with kisses
La Tentation de Saint-Antoine

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Redon, Odilon

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Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

19th Century
Production date: AD 1896

Note

Plate 8 of 24

School or Style

French

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Image Height 193 mm Width 153 mm

Techniques used in production

Lithography

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Elle tire de sa poitrine une éponge / toute noire , la couvre de baisers ,
  • Location: Lower left margin
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Caption
  • Text: ODILON REDON
  • Location: Upper left image
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.321-1949
Primary reference Number: 161039
Mellerio: 141
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Sunday 7 August 2011 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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