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Inscription

lower right: COROT

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Provenance

Given by the artist to Monsieur F. Stumpf; Stumpf family until at least 1906;[1] Mme Barbier de Saint Hilaire, née Madeleine Stumpf, the child in the painting; sold by 1922[2] to (Tedesco Frères, Paris) and (Paul Rosenberg and Co., New York, London and Paris);[3] acquired c. 1965 by (E.V. Thaw & Co, New York);[4] sold January 1966 to (Thomas Agnew and Sons, London); sold 26 March 1966 to Ailsa Mellon Bruce [1901-1969], New York; bequest 1970 to NGA.

Exhibition History

1909
Exposition rétrospective de portraits de femmes sous les trois republiques, Palais de Bagatelle, Paris, 1909, no. 37, repro.
1925
Cinquantes ans de peintre française 1875-1925, Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris, 1925, no. 19, repro.
1928
Exposition d'oeuvres de Camille J.B. Corot (1976-1825): Figures et Paysages d'Italie, Galerie Paul Rosenberg, Paris, 1928, no. 49
1930
Exposition d'oeuvres de Corot (1796-1825), paysages de France et figures, Galerie Paul Rosenberg, Paris, 1930, no. 56
1934
Loan exhibition of figure and landscape paintings by J.B.C. Corot, M. Knoedler & Co., New York, 1934, no. 27, repro. on cover
1956
Loan Exhibition of Paintings by J.B.C. Corot (1796-1825), Paul Rosenberg & Co., New York, 1956, no. 32, repro.
1960
Corot (1796-1825), The Art Institute of Chicago, 1960, no. 132, repro.
1962
Figures de Corot, Musée du Louvre, Paris, 1962, no. 81, repro.
1963
Style, Truth and the Portrait, Cleveland Museum of Art, 1963, no. 83, repro.
1964
Man: Glory, Jest and Riddle, A Survey of Human Form through the Ages, M.H. De Young Memorial Museum, California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco, 1964-1965, no. 159
1996
Corot, Courbet und die Maler von Barbizon: Les amis de la nature, Haus der Kunst, Munich, 1996, no. B24, 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. 5, repro.
2001
Corot: El Parque de los Leones en Port-Marly, 1872 [Corot: The Park of Lions at Port-Marly, 1872], Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid, 2001, no. 6, repro.

Bibliography

1905
Robaut, Alfred, and Etienne Moreau-Nélaton. L'Oeuvre de Corot. Catalogue raisonné et illustré. 5 vols. Paris, 1905: III:no. 2125.
1906
Lagrange, H. La collection Stumpf. Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 1906: 9-10, repro.
1930
Bernheim de Villers, G. Corot peintre de figures. Paris, 1930: 53, no. 294, repro.
1975
European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 80, repro.
1979
Leymarie, Jean. Corot. New York, 1979: 145-149, repro.
1984
Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 428, no. 613, color repro.
1985
European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 99, repro.
1988
Selz, Jean. La vie et l'oeuvre de Camille Corot. Courbevoie-Paris, 1988: 252-254.
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: 88-91, color repro.

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