Artist Odilon Redon, French, 1840-1916
Printer Imprimerie Lemercier, French
  • Au réveil j'aperçus la Déesse de l'Intelligible, au profil sévère et dur
  • Upon awakening I perceived the Goddess of the intelligible with her hard and severe profile (translated title)
  • Hommage à Goya | Homage to Goya (series title)
Date 1885
Medium lithograph printed in black ink on chine-collé
Dimensions Image: 10 5/8 × 8 1/2 inches (27 × 21.6 cm)
Sheet: 17 7/8 × 12 3/8 inches (45.4 × 31.4 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Drawing and Print Club Fund, with funds from Mr. and Mrs. Alan E. Schwartz, Mr. and Mrs. David Handleman, Mr. and Mrs. K. P. Sogoian, and Mr. Gilbert Frimet
Accession Number F81.80.6
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, on stone, lower right: ODILON REDON
Inscriptions Inscribed, upper center: Planche VI
Inscribed, lower center: Au réveil j'aperçus la DÉESSE de l'INTELLIGIBLE, au profil sévère et dur
Printed, on recto: hommage | à | Goya | 6 Lithographies | par | ODILON REDON | Ouvrage tiré a 50 Exemplaires. | 1885
Printed, on verso: Du même auteur: | DANS LE RÊVE 10 planches Tiré a 25 exemplaires | à EDGAR POE 6 planches d.o a 50 exemplaires | LES ORIGINES 8 planches d.o a 25 exemplaires | Imp. Lemercier & Cie Paris.
1981-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
"1981 Gifts...." Printable News (January 1982): p. 2 (ill.).

Mellerio, A. Odilon Redon. New York, 1968 (reprint of 1913 Paris edition), p. 97, no. 59.