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An image of Landscape with stag by Gustave Courbet

Gustave Courbet

(France 10 Jun 1819 – 31 Dec 1877)

Landscape with stag
Media category
Materials used
oil on canvas

65.5 x 81.6 cm stretcher; 81.5 x 97.5 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l., red oil "73/ G Courbet".
Purchased 1997
Accession number
19th & 20th c European art
Provenance (2)

Christie's New York, 22 May 1997, New York/New York/United States of America, Purchased by the AGNSW from Christie's New York, 22 May 1997, 'Barbizon, Realist and French Landscape Paintings' lot 238

Carl Matthiessen, Saltsjöbadenm/Sweden, no dates

Bibliography (4)

Giles Auty and Patrick Corbally Stourton, John Llewelyn Jones - Australia's forgotten painter, London, 1997-1998, 10 (colour illus.).

Christie's New York, Christie's New York: Barbizon, Realist and French Landscape Paintings, New York, 22 May 1997, 95 (colour illus.). lot no. 238

Terry Ingram, The Australian financial review, 'Stag painting of a different elk', Sydney, 29 Jan 1998, 17 (illus.).

Ann Stephen and Charles Pickett, Visions of a Republic: the work of Lucien Henry, 'Art for the workers', pg. 63-66, Haymarket, 2001, 65 (illus.).

Exhibition history (3)

Möjligen exhibition, Stockholm, Exhibition Venue Unknown, 1926–1926

Fem Sekler Fransk Konst/ cinq siecles d'art francais, Nationalmuseum, Stockholm, 15 Aug 1958–09 Nov 1958

Monet and the Impressionists, Te Papa - Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington, 14 Feb 2009–17 May 2009