La Mort c’est moi qui te rends sérieuse
* 1840 † 1916
Lithograph on Chine collé. Size of sheet: 42.8 x 32.8 cm.
Literature Mellerio 153.
Provenance Heinrich Neuerburg, Cologne (Lugt 1344a).
The above lithograph is from the set of twenty-four Redon made for the illustration of the Tentation de Saint Antoine by Gustave Flaubert. Johnson records that although an edition of 50 were printed in 1896, the book was not published before 1938. Our print is from this edition of 220 copies.