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image of Forest of Fontainebleau Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot (artist)
French, 1796 - 1875
Forest of Fontainebleau, 1834
oil on canvas
overall: 175.6 x 242.6 cm (69 1/8 x 95 1/2 in.) framed: 196.9 x 262.9 cm (77 1/2 x 103 1/2 in.)
Chester Dale Collection
1963.10.109
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From the Tour: Romantics and Realists
Object 3 of 7

Exhibition History

1834
Salon of 1834, Paris, no. 371, as Une fôret
1875
Exposition de l'oeuvre de Corot, Ecole des Beaux-Arts, Paris, 1875, no. 138, as Jeune femme lisant pres d'un cours d'eau entouré de rochers
1876
Exposition des deux tableaux importants par Corot et Gustave Courbet, M.A. Binant, Paris, 1876, no. 1, repro.
1889
Exposition centennale de l'art français, Exposition universelle, Paris, 1889, no. 173
1895
Exposition de centenaire de Corot, Palais Galliéra, Paris, 1895, no. 18
1908
Grafton Galleries, London, 1908
1913
Le Musée de Bâle, Basel, 1913, no. 60
1917
Französische Kunst des XIX. u. XIX. Jahrhunderts, Kunsthaus, Zurich, 1917, possibly no. 58
1979
French Romanticism, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1979, unnumbered checklist.
2008
In the Forest of Fontainebleau: Painters and Photographers from Corot to Monet, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 2008, no. 30, repro. (shown only in Washington).
2010
From Impressionism to Modernism: The Chester Dale Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, January 2010-January 2012, unnumbered catalogue, repro.

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