Camille Corot

Study for "The Destruction of Sodom"



Camille Corot - Study for

Literature

introduction by Gary Tinterow, Masterpieces of European Painting, 1800-1920, in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; New Haven, 2007, nr. 30


Provenance

Jean Parédés, Paris
Prévost, in 1897
his sale, Paris, 10 June, 1897, nr. 50, withdrawn
with Nat Leeb, Paris, until 1968, sold in December to Hirschl & Adler
with Hirschl & Adler, New York, 1968–74
sale, Christie's, London, 6 July 1971, nr. 4, bought in
sale, Hôtel George V, Paris, 13-14 March 1974, nr. 6, bought in
sold on 9 November 1974 to Bühler
with Galerie Dr. Bühler, Munich, 1974–at least 1980
sale, Sotheby's, New York, 29 February 1984, nr. 14, sold to MMA

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 1984.75

Other works by Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot


Camille Corot A Woman Reading
A Woman Reading
1869 and 1870

Jean Baptiste Camille Corot Man in Armor
Man in Armor
c. 1868-70

Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot Ischia View from the Slopes of Mount Epomeo
Ischia View from the Slopes of Mount Epomeo
1828

Jean Baptiste Camille Corot Diana and Actaeon
Diana and Actaeon
1836

Camille Corot
Study for "The Destruction of Sodom"
1843
35.9 x 49.8 cm
Oil on canvas
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Collection, Wolfe Fund, 1984