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Inscription

Falsely signed, lower left: COROT

Provenance

By 1875, given by the artist to Jean Baptiste Camille Corot; June 7-9, 1875, sold at Corot sale, Hotel Drouot, Paris, lot 670, to M. Pecqueur. By 1936, Mr. Edward Julius Berwind (b. 1848 - d. 1936) and Mrs. Berwind, Philadelphia and New York; sold by the Berwinds to Julius H. Weitzner, London and New York; by 1963, sold by Julius H. Weitzner to Rowland Burdon-Muller (b. 1891 - d. 1980), Boston, MA, Thomasville, GA and Lausanne, Switzerland; 1982, bequest of Rowland Burdon-Muller to the MFA. (Accession date: June 25, 1982).

Credit Line

Bequest of Rowland Burdon-Muller

Dimensions

19.1 x 28.3 cm (7 1/2 x 11 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1982.385

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Collections

Europe

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