Camille Corot

A Woman Reading



Camille Corot - A Woman Reading



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


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. 33

Literature
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


Jean Baptiste Camille Corot The forest of Coubron
The forest of Coubron
1872

Camille Corot The Roman Campagna with the Claudian Aquaduct
The Roman Campagna with the Claudian Aquaduct

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

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