Camille Corot

A Woman Reading



Camille Corot - A Woman Reading

Literature

introduction by Gary Tinterow, Masterpieces of European Painting, 1800-1920, in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; New Haven, 2007, nr. 33

Richard R. Brettell and Stephen F. Eisenman, Nineteenth-century art in the Norton Simon Museum, New Haven, 2006, fig. 23a


Provenance

Oscar Simon, Dinard, until 1894, sold on 4 October to Boussod, Valadon
with Boussod, Valadon & Cie, Paris, 1894, sold on 7 November to Knoedler
with Knoedler, New York, 1894–95, sold 7 November to Senff
Charles H. Senff, New York, 1895–died 1911
his estate, 1911–28
sale, Anderson Galleries, New York, 28-29 March 1928, nr. 61 to Cameron
his niece, Louise Senff Cameron, New Windsor, N.Y., 1928

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 28.90

Other works by Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot


Camille Corot Ville-d'Avray
Ville-d'Avray
1870

Camille Corot The Destruction of Sodom
The Destruction of Sodom
1843 and 1857

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

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

Camille Corot
A Woman Reading
1869 and 1870
54.3 x 37.5 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed lower left: [COR]OT
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Gift of Louise Senff Cameron, in memory of her uncle, Charles H. Senff, 1928