Montfermeil, le Ruisseau sous Bois by Camille Corot

A small late 'poetic' Corot of an evening scene.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
58 x 49 cm
Acquired in:
1989
Bequeathed by:
Mr & Mrs Francis Hock through The Art Fund

At the time of acquisition, the Ashmolean had five early Corots but no late ones. Part of a collection of 9 works bequeathed to the Ashmolean.

Provenance

Sir Edward Cripps; Christie's 15/7/55, lot 57 (Katz); Mr and Mrs Francis Hock.

Venue details

Ashmolean Museum Beaumont Street, OXFORD Oxfordshire OX1 2PH 01865 278000 www.ashmolean.org

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