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An image of Le vieux pont by attrib. Camille Jean Baptise Corot

attrib. Camille Jean Baptise Corot

(France 16 Jul 1796 – 22 Feb 1875)

Le vieux pont
Other titles:
The old bridge
Alternative title:
Le petit pont
Media category
Materials used
oil on canvas

24.1 x 38.1 cm stretcher; 59.0 x 74.0 x 7.0 cm frame

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Purchased 1926
Accession number
Not on display
Further information

Former attribution: Jean B. Camille Corot (1796-1875)

Provenance (2)

Paul Gerson, Paris/France, Purchased by Arthur Tooth & Sons from Paul Gerson. Half share sold to Cremetti, 26 April 1926.

Arthur Tooth & Sons Ltd, 07 Apr 1926-08 Jul 1926, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Arthur Tooth & Sons 1926. Purchased from the 'Summer exhibition of French Pictures' July 1926. Tooth stock no. 8097.

Bibliography (2)

Galerie Georges Petit, (Galerie Georges Petit sale), Paris, 1920, (illus.). no 16 'Le petit pont' illus.

Queensland Art Gallery, French art from Australian collections, Brisbane, 1959. cat. no. 20

Exhibition history (3)

Unknown, Galerie Georges Petit, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 27 May 1920–27 May 1920

Summer exhibition of French Pictures (1926), Arthur Tooth & Sons Ltd, London, Summer 1926–Summer 1926

French art from Australian collections, Queensland Art Gallery, South Brisbane, Jun 1959–Jul 1959