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Title

Le vieux pont


Artist

attrib. Camille Jean Baptise Corot

France

16 Jul 1796 - 22 Feb 1875


About

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


Details


Other Title

The old bridge


Alternative title

Le petit pont


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

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


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1926


Location

Not on display


Accession number

1141


Artist information

attrib. Camille Jean Baptise Corot

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


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.


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


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

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