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Le Martinet near Montpellier

Artist:
Camille Corot (French, Paris 1796–1875 Paris)
Date:
1836
Medium:
Pen and black ink, graphite on light blue laid paper
Dimensions:
13 1/4 x 19 3/4 in. (33.7 x 50.2cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1926
Accession Number:
26.169.2
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed by Corot in pen and black ink at top right, Le Martinet près Montpellier 7 [3?] Août 1836; inscribed by Pissarro in graphite at bottom left, dessin donné par Mr Corot/ C Pissarro
Camille Pissarro (French, Charlotte Amalie, Saint Thomas 1830–1903 Paris)
Legion of Honor, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. "Nineteenth century French drawings, California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco, 1947," March 8, 1947–April 6, 1947.

Paris. Musée du Louvre. "Dessins Français du Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, de David à Picasso," October 25, 1973–January 7, 1974.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," October 21, 1996–January 6, 1997.

Jacob Bean, Linda Boyer Gillies, Cynthia Lambros, Roseline Bacou, Réunion des Musées Nationaux Dessins français du Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York de David à Picasso. 54th Exposition de Cabinet des Dessins Musée du Louvre, 25 October, 1973-7 January 1974. Paris, 1973, cat. no. 14, ill.

John Rewald The History of Impressionism. 4th. New York, 1973, p. 48, ill.

Nicholas Wadley Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Drawing. Laurence King Publishers, London, 1991, fig. no. 54, p. 48, ill.



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