- Identification and Creation
- Physical Descriptions
- Pastel on cardboard
- 50.2 × 66 cm (19 3/4 × 26 in.)
frame: 64.8 × 81.3 cm (25 1/2 × 32 in.)
- Inscriptions and Marks
- inscription: Verso, secondary board top left corner in black ink: No. 9
- stamp: Recto, bottom right corner, red-brown stamp: Atelier stamp: The letters E and S with a lotus-like flower to the right of the letters.
- Private collection, France (since the early 20th century) sold; to [Emmanuel Marty de Cambiaire, Paris] sold; to [Eric Gillis Fine Art, Brussels] sold; to Harvard Art Museums, 2015
- Acquisition and Rights
- Credit Line
- Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Richard Norton Memorial Fund and Marian H. Phinney Fund
- Accession Year
- Object Number
- European and American Art
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- Publication History
Catalogue16: 1824-1907 / Paintings & Drawings, auct. cat., Eric Gillis Fine Art (Brussels, 2015), no. 14, repr. p. 33
Marty de Cambiaire: Dessins & Esquisses, auct. cat., Marty de Cambiare (Paris, 2015), p. 98, pp. 139-140, repr. pp. 100-101, repr. p. 140.
Carey Dunne, Flowers of Evil and the Macabre Literary Imagination of Symbolism, Hyperalleric (July 4, 2016), [e-journal], http://hyperallergic.com/305877/flowers-of-evil-and-the-macabre-literary-imagination-of-symbolism/, accessed January 9, 2017
Franklin Einspruch, Fuse Visual Art Review: A Pair of Drawing Shows at the Harvard Art Museums, The Arts Fuse ([e-journal], June 9, 2016), repr., http://artsfuse.org/146319/fuse-visual-arts-review-a-pair-of-drawing-shows-at-the-harvard-art-museums/, accessed June 9, 2016
- Exhibition History
Flowers of Evil: Symbolist Drawings, 1870–1910, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 05/21/2016 - 08/14/2016
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