Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

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Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot
1796-1875
Cività Castellana
1826-1827
Pen and brown ink with graphite and black chalk.
primary support: 8 15/16 x 17 inches (228 x 432 mm); secondary support: 13 3/8 x 21 9/16 inches (340 x 548 mm); in decorative frame 17 5/8 x 25 1/2 x 2 inches
Thaw Collection.
2017.40
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Inscribed by the artist at lower left "Cività Castellana".

Provenance: 
Paris, Corot sale, 1875 (Lugt S. 460a); Richard S. Davis, New York (formerly Minneapolis); Eugene V. and Clare E. Thaw, New York.
Bibliography: 

Thaw Catalogue Raisonné, 2017, no. 59, repr.
Stampfle, Felice, and Cara D. Denison. Drawings from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene V. Thaw. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1975, no. 77.

Associated names: 

Davis, Richard S., 1917-1985, former owner.
Thaw, Eugene Victor, former owner.
Thaw, Clare, former owner.

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