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And I John saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down from God out of heaven (Et moi, Jean, je vis la sainte cite, la nouvelle Jerusalem, qui descendait du ciel, d’aupres de Dieu)

Odilon Redon1899

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

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  • Title: And I John saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down from God out of heaven (Et moi, Jean, je vis la sainte cite, la nouvelle Jerusalem, qui descendait du ciel, d’aupres de Dieu)
  • Creator: Odilon Redon
  • Date Created: 1899
  • Signatures / Inscriptions: Signed on stone, lower right: monogram “OR”
  • Set or Series Title: Apocalypse of Saint John (Apocalypse de Saint-Jean par Odilon Redon)
  • Object Type: Prints, works of art
  • Object Link: See this artwork on the Davison Art Center website
  • Object Credit Line: Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University. Purchase funds, 1956
  • Materials & Techniques: Lithograph on thin grey wove chine collé on heavy wove paper
  • Keywords: Asia, Bible, Israel, Jerusalem, New Testament, Palestine (historical region), religions, religious art, Saint John, saints
  • Image Credit Line: Open Access Image from the Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University (http://www.wesleyan.edu/dac/openaccess)
  • Edition: From the edition of 100 portfolios, each containing 13 lithographs (cover and 12 plates), printed by Blanchard; Paris, Edité par Vollard, 6 rue Laffitte
  • Dimensions: Image dimensions: 297 mm x 233 mm (11.69 in. x 9.17 in.). Sheet dimensions: 564 mm x 524 mm (22.2 in. x 20.63 in.).
  • Bibliography: For the set, see Mellerio 173–185; Johnson, Ambroise Vollard, cat. no. 137; Werner, The Graphic Works of Odilon Redon (New York: Dover, 1969), pp. xxiv–xxv and plates 148–160
  • Associated People: Created by Odilon Redon (French, 1840-1916)
  • Accession Number: 1956.34.11

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