3 February 2004
THE PROPERTY OF MR AND MRS GUY HEYTENS
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot (1796-1875)
with the studio stamp 'Vente Corot' (Lugt 461; lower right); stamped with the studio seal (on the reverse)
oil on canvas laid down on board
12¾ x 8½ in. (32.4 x 21.6 cm.)
The artist's studio; second sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 31 May - 2 June 1875, lot 355.
M. Vacquerie, by whom acquired at the above sale.
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A. Robaut, L'oeuvre de Corot, Catalogue raisonné et illustré, vol. IV, Paris, 1965, no. 355, p. 233.
Martin Dieterle will include this painting in his forthcoming sixth supplement to the Corot catalogue raisonné.
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