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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
Not on display
Provenance (2)

Carl Matthiessen, Saltsjöbadenm/Sweden, no dates

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

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