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Cover Page for A Gustave Flaubert
A Gustave Flaubert


Printmaker: Redon, Odilon



Acquisition and important dates

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


19th Century
Production date: AD 1889

School or Style


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: à GUSTAVE FLAUBERT / 60 Exemplaires
  • Location: Upper left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: Odilon Redon
  • Location: Upper right
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Type: Signature

Inscription present: Extract from Jules Destrée's 1891 catalogue of Redon's work

  • Text: A Gustave Flaubert / Soixante exemplaires, Dumont, Paris – parmi en 1889 – Couverture papier ardoise. – Sept planches dont un frontispice, format demi-Jésus, tirées sur Chine appliqué par Becquet, à Paris. Bon tirage – Le frontispice seul à eu un premier état – Il existe, en outre, dix épreuves d’Ammonaria, tirées à part, format demi-columbier, sur Chine – Epuisé (Extrait du Catalogue Destrée)
  • Location: Verso upper left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Note

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.11675-R
Primary reference Number: 169632
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 11 January 2023 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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