Lot 3214 - A176 19th Century Paintings - Tuesday, 22. March 2016, 04.00 PM

COROT, JEAN-BAPTISTE CAMILLE

(1796 Paris 1875)
Sous bois. Un tronc d'arbre abattu en travers d'un ruisseau. 1874.
Oil on canvas.
Signed and dated lower left: COROT 1874.
55 x 45 cm.

Provenance:
- Collection of James Staats Forbes, circa 1891.
- Christie's, London, 14.6.1918, Lots 53 (wrong measurements).
- Private collection: W. Robinson.
- Christie's, London, 17.6.1927, Lots 89.
- Barbizon House, London.
- Collection of Lord Craigmyle, London.
- Christie's, New York, 27.5.1983, Lots 37.
- Galerie Widmer, St. Gallen.
- Private collection, Switzerland, acquired in 1986.

Literature:
Robaut, Alfred: L'oeuvre de Corot. Catalogue raisonné et illustré, Vol III, Paris 1965, Cat. No. 2168, p. 303 (with wrong measurements. With ill.).

CHF 60 000 / 90 000

€ 52 630 / 78 950

Sold for CHF 84 500 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.