FONTAINEBLEAU— PAVÉ DE CHAILLY
signed COROT (lower left)
oil on paper laid down on canvas
8 1/8 by 11 3/8 in.
20.6 by 28.9 cm
We would like to thank Martin Dieterle and Claire Lebeau for kindly confirming the authenticity of this lot.
The artist's studio (until 1873)
Sale: Sotheby's, New York, May 23, 1996, lot 41, illustrated
W.M. Brady & Co., Inc., New York
Sale: Sotheby's, New York, November 3, 1999, lot 28, illustrated
Acquired at the above sale
Alfred Robaut, L'oeuvre de Corot, catalogue raisonné et illustré, Paris, 1965, vol. II, p. 8, no. 8, illustrated p. 9
Vincent Pomarède, "The Making of an Artist," Corot, exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1996, pp. 13 (under footnote 42), 15 (under footnote 61)