Landscape at L'Essard-Cendrin

about 1847
Gustave Courbet (French, 1819–1877)


Dimensions

Overall: 24 x 33cm (9 7/16 x 13in.) Framed: 44.5 x 50.2 cm (17 1/2 x 19 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2002.146

Medium or Technique

Black chalk, black crayon, graphite pencil, and scraping on light gray coated paper (commercially prepared)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

A complex intermingling of dry media on a commercially prepared paper coated with white (calcium carbonate ) which has then been covered (printed?) with a pale gray tint

Provenance

Private collection, Toulouse; by 1998 with Mr. and Mrs. Lefrançois (private dealers) France; by 2000 with Thomas Le Claire Kunsthandel, Hamburg; sold to MFA June 26, 2002

Credit Line

Juliana Cheney Edwards Collection