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The Chimera Gazed at all Things with Fear, from Night

A print in black of a figure rendered in hatched strokes, its neck impossibly long and twisted, with an enormous head, wide eyes, and furry batlike ears.
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  • A print in black of a figure rendered in hatched strokes, its neck impossibly long and twisted, with an enormous head, wide eyes, and furry batlike ears.

Date:

1886

Artist:

Odilon Redon
French, 1840-1916

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Odilon Redon

Title

The Chimera Gazed at all Things with Fear, from Night

Origin

France

Date

Made 1886

Medium

Lithograph in black on ivory China paper collé, laid down on white wove paper

Dimensions

249 × 184 mm (image/chine); 451 × 312 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Gift of Elizabeth Hammond Stickney

Reference Number

1920.1603

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