Jean Baptiste Camille Corot - The eel gatherers



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


Literature

Collection catalogues
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 Diana and Actaeon
Diana and Actaeon
1836

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 Interrupted Reading
Interrupted Reading
c. 1870

Camille Corot Study for
Study for "The Destruction of Sodom"
1843

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