- Identification and Creation
- Physical Descriptions
- Black ink and gray wash with slight touches of white gouache on thick off-white wove paper with embossed decorative border
- image: 22.6 x 14.5 cm (8 7/8 x 5 11/16 in.)
sheet: 24.2 x 16 cm (9 1/2 x 6 5/16 in.)
- [Martin Birnbaum]; to Grenville L. Winthrop, New York, NY, June 1936, bequest; to Fogg Art Museum, 1943.
- Acquisition and Rights
- Credit Line
- Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop
- Accession Year
- Object Number
- European and American Art
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- Publication History
Hans Albert Peters, Die Schwarze Sonne des Traums: Radierungen, Lithographien und Zeichnungen von Rodolphe Bresdin (1822-1885), exh. cat. (Cologne (Köln), 1972), no. 21.12
Dirk van Gelder, Rodolphe Bresdin, Martinus Nijhoff (La Haye, 1976), vol. 1, pg. 74, fig. 85
Maxime Préaud, Rodolphe Bresdin 1822-1885: Robinson graveur, exh. cat., Bibliothèque Nationale de France (Paris, 2000), pp. 24 note 26, 167, under no. 136
Stephan Wolohojian, ed., A Private Passion: 19th-Century Paintings and Drawings from the Grenville L. Winthrop Collection, Harvard University, exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Yale University Press (U.S.) (New York, 2003), cat. no. 5, repr. (color)
- Exhibition History
The Age of Romanticism, Busch-Reisinger Museum, Cambridge, 03/15/1986 - 05/18/1986
A Private Passion: 19th-Century Paintings and Drawings from the Grenville L. Winthrop Collection, Harvard University, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 10/23/2003 - 01/25/2004
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