Charcoal, charcoal with water wash, white chalk, and highlighting by erasure on buff papier bleuté, darkened. Conté crayon is also present, and accounts for the darkest blacks in the drawing [per Marjorie Shelley, 9/24/09].
21 1/8 x 14 3/16 in. (53.7 x 36.1 cm)
Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Not on view
Signature: Signed in charcoal (lower center): ODILON REDON
Marking: Inscription (verso): Fogg T.L. 7651.3
Maurice Gobin, Paris (acquired from Ambroise Vollard?); Philip Hofer, Cambridge, Massachusetts (acquired from Maurice Gobin by 1931). Acquired by Robert Lehman from Philip Hofer, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1948