A River Landscape with Storks

Artist: Charles-François Daubigny (French, Paris 1817–1878 Paris)

Date: 1864

Medium: Oil on wood

Dimensions: 9 1/2 x 17 5/8 in. (24.1 x 44.8 cm)

Classification: Paintings

Credit Line: Bequest of Benjamin Altman, 1913

Accession Number: 14.40.818


The site of this river landscape has not yet been identified. It may have been painted near Auvers from the artist's floating studio or during a trip to northeast France that Daubigny made on his boat after mid-summer 1864.