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La mère et la mort (The mother and death)

Inscription

Printed in top plate margin: REVUE FANTAISISTE; at lower left, Imp. Delàtre Paris

Signed

L.R. in image: Rodolphe Bresdin 1861 (6 reversed)

Marks

Oval coll. stamp in blue on verso, blurred and illegible

Provenance

About 1980, David Tunick, New York; about 1980, sold by David Tunick to Abraham Pollen, Brookline, MA; by inheritance to his widow, Ruth Pollen, Brookline and Dedham, MA; 2011, gift of Mrs. Pollen to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 23, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Abraham and Ruth S. Pollen

1861

Catalogue Raisonné

van Gelder 104 ii/IV

Dimensions

Image: 13.5 x 9 cm (5 5/16 x 3 9/16 in.) Platemark: 17 x 12.5 cm (6 11/16 x 4 15/16 in.) Sheet: 22 x 16 cm (8 11/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

2011.119

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