Overview

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Inscription

lower left: COROT

Marks and Labels

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Provenance

The artist; (his estate sale, Paris, Hôtel Drouot, 26 May 1875, no. 186, as Bohémienne debout jouant de la guitare); purchased by Klotz, Paris.[1] Jules Paton, Paris; (his sale, Paris, Hôtel Drouot, 24 April 1883, no. 45, as Bohémienne jouant de la guitare); (Galerie Georges Petit, Paris); sold 1900 to Frederick C. Hewitt [d. 1908] and William Francklyn Paris [d. 1954]; (their joint sale, American Art Association, New York, 9-10 March 1910, no. 172, as Girl with a Mandolin); purchased by John Fenning.[2] Ferdinand Blumenthal [d. 1914], Paris.[3] Count Cecil Pecci-Blunt [d. 1965], New York and Paris, by 1946;[4] gift 1951 to NGA.

Exhibition History
1946
Corot, Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1946, no. 54, repro.
1999
Around Impressionism: French Paintings from the National Gallery of Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1999, no cat.
1999
Masterpieces from the National Gallery of Art, Washington, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art; Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, 1999, no. 4, repro.
Bibliography
1905
Robaut, Alfred, and Etienne Moreau-Nélaton. L'Oeuvre de Corot. Catalogue raisonné et illustré. 5 vols. Paris, 1905: 3:no. 1556, repro.
1930
Bernheim de Villers, C. Corot, peintre de figures. Paris, 1930: 63, no. 250, repro. (the painting before changes in the background).
1965
Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 30.
1968
European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 23, repro.
1975
European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 76, repro.
1978
King, Marian. Adventures in Art: National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. New York, 1978: 41, pl. 19.
1984
Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 428, no. 609, color repro.
1985
European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 95, repro.
1990
Panush, Rachel B., Jacques R. Caldwell and Richard S. Panush. "Corot's 'Gout' and a 'Gipsy [sic] Girl,'" The Journal of the American Medical Association 264, no. 9 (September 1990): 1136-1138, color repro. on cover.
2000
Eitner, Lorenz. French Paintings of the Nineteenth Century, Part I: Before Impressionism. The Collections of the National Gallery of Art Systematic Catalogue. Washington, D.C., 2000: 81-85, color repro.
Technical Summary