This study of rocks on a beach in Brittany is characteristic of Redon’s early work. He often reduced landscapes to large planes and emphasised the contrast of light and shade. Redon made a total of seventy-five landscape studies. He never wished to sell them and he only ever exhibited two of them.
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|Title||Les rochers (Rochers en Bretagne)|
|Material and technique||Oil on cardboard on panel|
Painting > Painting > Two-dimensional object > Art object
|Location||This object is in storage|
Width 32.5 cm
Height 24 cm
|Accession number||2895 (MK)|
|Credits||Uit de nalatenschap van / from the estate of: Vitale Bloch 1976|
|Age artist||About 35 years old|
|Collector||Collector / Vitale Bloch|
Impressionisme: Een schone kijk (1992)
De collectie als tijdmachine (2017)
The Collection Enriched (2011)
Panel > Worked wood > Wood > Vegetable material > Organic material > Material > Material and technique
|Geographical origin||France > Western Europe > Europe|
All about the artist
Bordeaux 1840 - Parijs 1916
Odilon Redon spent most of his youth in the Peyrelebade estate near Listrac, which was managed by his uncle. Redon's graphics and drawings depict fantasy-filled...Bekijk het volledige profiel