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Portrait of Camille Corot

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Inscription

Inscribed on trimpe l'oeil frame in image: C. Corot Mount, verso, in pencil, top: Corot 1796-1875 / 16,5 X 22

Provenance

November 28, 2002, Likely offered at Villa Grisebach Auktionen GmbH, "Auktion Nr. 103 - Photographie ", Lot 1145, bought-in, Berlin, Germany. Christopher Wahren Fine Photographs (New Haven, CT); Nov. 29, 2008, sold to Dr. Thomas Underwood (Marblehead, MA); 2010, gift of Dr. Thomas Underwood to MFA. (Accession Date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Thomas A. Underwood in honor of the Braverman family

1866

Dimensions

Sheet: 22 x 16.5 cm (8 11/16 x 6 1/2 in.) Mount (board): 23.5 x 18 cm (9 1/4 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1238

Medium or Technique

Photograph, albumen print

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