• Prints and Multiples auction at Christies

    Sale 5571

    Prints and Multiples

    23 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 96

    Jean Baptiste Camille Corot (1796-1875)

    La Petite Soeur (Deltiel; Melot 41)

    Price Realised  

    Jean Baptiste Camille Corot (1796-1875)
    La Petite Soeur (Deltiel; Melot 41)
    cliché-verre printed in greenish-brown, 1854, on thin wove paper, with 6 - 9 mm. margins on three sides, 2 mm. margin above, slightly irregularly trimmed below, in very good condition; with Souvenir du Lac Majeur (D. 85; M. 84) by the same hand, cliché-verre, 1871, trimmed to the image, old hinging tape along the upper sheet edge verso, with associated minor staining recto, otherwise in good condition
    I. 163 x 201 mm., S. 175 x 217 mm.
    I., S. 169 x 227 mm. (2)


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    Provenance

    Walter Pach (1883-1958), New York; then by descent to the present owners.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please see lot 98 in the printed catalogue for the illustration of this lot. This appears correctly on Lotfinder.


    Pre-Lot Text

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