21 November 1996
Théodore Rousseau (1812-1867)
A panoramic View of a Chain of Mountains
black and white chalk on light grey paper
4¼ x 19½ in. (106 x 495 mm.)
The artist's studio stamp (L. 2436).
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A panoramic watercolour of a chain of mountains dated 1863 and called Le Mont-Blanc sur le lac de Genève is in a private collection, A. Terrasse, L'univers de Théodore Rousseau, Paris, 1967, illustrated pp. 34-5.
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