Camille Corot

Fontainebleau: Oak Trees at Bas-Bréau



Camille Corot - Fontainebleau: Oak Trees at Bas-Bréau



Camille Corot
Fontainebleau: Oak Trees at Bas-Bréau
1832 or 1833
39.7 x 49.5 cm
Oil on paper laid down on wood
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Collection, Wolfe Fund, 1979


Literature

Collection catalogues
introduction by Gary Tinterow, Masterpieces of European Painting, 1800-1920, in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; New Haven, 2007, nr. 28


Provenance

Célestin Nanteuil, from 183[5?], given to him by the artist
M. and Mme Larrieu
Mme Larrieu; François Louis Français, 1884–at least 1896
sale, William Doyle Galleries, New York, 16 May 1979, nr. 1, as School of Corot
Simon Parks, New York, 1979
sale, Sotheby's, New York, 12 October 1979, nr. 222
with E.V. Thaw, New York, 1979, sold to MMA

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 1979.404

Other works by Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot


Jean Baptiste Camille Corot Chalk Cliffs at Yport
Chalk Cliffs at Yport
1872

Jean Baptiste Camille Corot Rocks in the forest of Fontainebleau
Rocks in the forest of Fontainebleau
1860/65

Jean Baptiste Camille Corot Villeneuve-les-Avignon, Fort Saint-André
Villeneuve-les-Avignon, Fort Saint-André
1836 with additions c. 1870

Camille Corot A Woman Gathering Faggots at Ville-d
A Woman Gathering Faggots at Ville-d
c. 1871-74

Camille Corot Christ on the Mount of Olives
Christ on the Mount of Olives
1849