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Vase of Flowers (Pink Background)  1906

by Odilon Redon

Having worked almost exclusively in black and white for more than two decades, Redon revealed his gifts as a colorist in the luminous pastels and paintings he made after 1895. In this bouquet, such identifiable flowers as poppies and cornflowers, which he had studied attentively, emerge as fanciful re-creations, in jewel-like patches of color against a misty, undefined fie...
Courtesy of The Metropolitan Museum of Art