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The Piazzetta, Venice

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Inscription

Stamped, lower left: VENTE / COROT

Provenance

May 26-28, 1875, posthumous Corot sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, lot 47, to Frederick Frothingham (b. 1825 - d. 1891), Milton, MA, for 320 fr. [see note 1]; 1894, bequest of Frederick Frothingham to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 16, 1894) NOTES: [1] The buyer's name is erroneously annotated in a copy of the auction catalogue as Ischingham.

Credit Line

Bequest of Frederick Frothingham

1828

Dimensions

15.9 x 25.1 cm (6 1/4 x 9 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

94.318

Medium or Technique

Oil on paper, mounted on paperboard

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Europe

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