New York, Park Avenue
6 May 1998
Jean Baptiste Camille Corot* (1796-1875)
Village domin par un coteau, Ile-de-France, (Village below a Hill, Ile-de-France)
signed 'COROT' (lower right)
oil on canvas
10 x 13 in. (26 x 34.5 cm.)
Baron Blanquet de Fulde, Paris; sale, Htel Drouot, Paris, 12 March, 1900, lot 17 (illustrated)
Jules Strauss; sale, Htel Drouot, Paris, 3 May 1902, lot 13 (illustrated)
Mounier (acquired from the above sale)
Anon. sale, Palais d'Orsay, Paris, 21 June 1978, lot 62
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A. Robaut, L'Oeuvre de Corot, Catalogue raisonn et illustr, Paris, 1965, vol. II, p. 276, no. 857 (illustrated, p. 277).
Portland Art Museum (on extended loan, 1953-1954).
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