7 July 2010
Narcisse-Virgile Diaz de la Peña (French, 1807-1876)
Grande forêt, sous-bois
signed and dated 'N. Diaz 72' (lower left)
oil on panel
19¾ x 26 in. (50 x 66 cm.)
C.J. Morrill, Boston.
with Vose Galleries, Boston.
Jefferson D. Robinson, 1923.
Toledo Museum of Art, donation from J.D. Robinson, 1930.
Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, New York, 18 April 2007, lot 158.
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P. & R. Miquel, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, Paris, 1996, vol. II, p. 213, no. 1372, illustrated.
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