• Old Master & 19th Century Pain auction at Christies

    Sale 2282

    Old Master & 19th Century Paintings, Drawings, & Watercolors

    27 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 256

    Jean Baptiste Camille Corot (Paris 1796-1875)

    Prairie boisée au bord de l'eau

    Price Realised  

    Jean Baptiste Camille Corot (Paris 1796-1875)
    Prairie boisée au bord de l'eau
    signed 'COROT' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    10½ x 15¼ in. (26.7 x 38.7 cm.)


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    This painting has been examined and authenticated by Martin Dieterle.

    Provenance

    with Goupil, Paris.
    Armand Fréret Collection, Paris, by 1891.
    Diot, Paris, circa 1894.
    with Allard et Nöel, Paris.
    with Holland & Cremetti, London.
    Anonymous sale; Christie's, New York, May 22, 1997, lot 193, where purchased by the present owner.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note this work is paper laid down on canvas.


    Literature

    A. Robaut, l'Oeuvre de Corot, Paris, 1965, III, pp. 124-125, no. 1598.