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Le char d' Apollon (The chariot of Apollo)

Redon, Odilon (painter)

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Le char d' Apollon

Translated title

The chariot of Apollo


Redon, Odilon (painter) [ULAN info: French artist, 1840-1916]







Technique Description

oil on panel


height: 476 mm
width: 299 mm


1907 to 1910


given: Sykes, Stanley William 1964 (Filtered for: Paintings, Drawings and Prints)

Bought from Alex. Reid & Lefevre, Ltd., London, 1927

Captain S.W. Sykes, O.B.E., M.C.


  1. signature
    Position: lower left
    Content: ODILON REDON
  2. label
    Position: verso
    Content: Alex. Reid & Lefevre, King Street, St. James's, London
  3. supporting information
    Position: verso
    Content: from a Lefevre Galleries (King Street) exhibition, held in June-July 1926, "Paintings and pastels by Odilon Redon", no. 11, "Le char d' Apollon"
  4. label
    Position: frame
    Method: printed label
    Content: Matthiesen Gallery, Bond Street, London, "Odilon Redon Exhibition", 1959, no. 83, lent Sykes


  1. Sandström, Sven (1955) Le Monde Imaginiaire d' Odilon Redon: Etude Iconologique, Lund: Berlingska Boktryckeriet [page: 3a]

Accession Number

PD.28-1964 (Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(Reference Number: 2901; Input Date: 2000-03-10 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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