Sale 17PT01 | Lot 8

Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

Catalogue: Impressionist & Modern Art

Lot Details

Lot 8
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot
French, 1796-1875
Dieppe - Vue Panoramique prise aux Environs, 1823
Stamped Vente COROT (lr); inscribed 3168 on the reverse and stamped TEMPELAERE Rue Laffitte 23 PARIS on the stretcher
Oil on paper laid down on paper which has been laid down on canvas
4 3/4 x 10 3/4 inches (12 x 27.3 cm)

Vente Corot, Paris, May 26-28, 1875, no. 251
M. Fantin Latour, Paris
Gustave Tempelaere, Paris
Knoedler & Co., New York, Inv. no. 15457
Private collection, New York
Sale: Loudmer, Paris, Nov. 19, 1989, lot 66

Alfred Robaut, L'Oeuvre de Corot, Catalogue Raisonne et Illustre, Paris, 1905, vol. II, p. 8, no. 11, (with incorrect dimensions); illus. vol. IV, p. 223 (with correct dimensions)

Estimate: $20,000 - $30,000
Sold for $40,625 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

The original sheet measures 4 3/4 x 10 3/4 inches. It has been laid down to another sheet of paper which has then been laid down on canvas. The overall measurements are 5 1/4 x 11 1/4 inches (13.3 x 28.5 cm). The edges of the sheet onto which the original sheet has been laid have been painted to extend the original work.

Small spot of damage in the lower left corner. Inpainting along the very outer edges, as mentioned before. Tiny spots of inpainting throughout the sky. Several other tiny spots scattered elsewhere.

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Estimate: $20,000 - $30,000
Sold for $40,625 (includes buyer's premium)

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