Jean Baptiste Camille Corot - The eel gatherers

Literature

John Walker, National Gallery of Art, Washington, New York, 1995, nr. 617


Provenance

Alfred de Knyff (1819-1885), Paris, by 1878
Erwin Davis, New York
sold 1 May 1893 to Durand-Ruel et Cie., New York
sold that same day to Henry Osborn Havemeyer (1847-1907) and his wife, née Louisine Waldron Elder (1855-1929), New York
their daughter, Mrs. P.H.B. Frelinghuysen, née Adaline Havemeyer (1884-1963), Morristown, New Jersey
gift 1943 to NGA

External links

National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. Accession number 1943.15.1

Other works by Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot


Jean Baptiste Camille Corot Madame Stumpf and her daughter
Madame Stumpf and her daughter
1872

Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot A Lane through the Trees
A Lane through the Trees
c. 1870-73

Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot Farm Building at Bois-Guillaume, near Rouen
Farm Building at Bois-Guillaume, near Rouen
c. 1823-24

Jean Baptiste Camille Corot River scene with bridge
River scene with bridge
1834

Jean Baptiste Camille Corot
The eel gatherers
c. 1860/65
60 x 81 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed lower right: COROT
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. P.H.B. Frelinghuysen in memory of her father and mother, Mr. and Mrs. H.O. Havemeyer