22 April 2004
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot (French, 1796-1875)
Les bords de la Midouze, Mont-de-Marsan. Vue prise sous le Pont du Commerce
signed 'Corot' (lower left)
oil on canvas
13¼ x 19½ in. (34 x 49.8 cm.)
Painted in 1872
Post; C.f Roos & Co., Amsterdam, 14 April 1891, lot 24.
Collection of Baron Blanquet de Fulde; his sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 12 March 1900, lot 19.
Nathan Gallery, Zurich.
Acquired from the above by the former owner in 1971 and thence by descent.
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A. Robaut, L'oeuvre de Corot, catalogue raisonné et illustré, vol. III, Paris, 1965, no. 2080 (illustrated p. 273).
Kunstmuseum Winterthur, Europäische Meister von 1790-1910, 1955, no. 52.
This work has been authenticated by Martin Dieterle.
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