Portrait of Camille Corot

1866
Adolphe Dallemagne (French, 1811–1872)


Dimensions

Sheet: 22 x 16.5 cm (8 11/16 x 6 1/2 in.) Mount (board): 23.5 x 18 cm (9 1/4 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1238

Medium or Technique

Photograph, albumen print

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Inscription

Inscribed on trimpe l'oeil frame in image: C. Corot
Mount, verso, in pencil, top: Corot 1796-1875 / 16,5 X 22

Provenance

November 28, 2002, likely offered at Villa Grisebach Auktionen GmbH, "Auktion Nr. 103 - Photographie ", Lot 1145, bought-in, Berlin, Germany. Christopher Wahren Fine Photographs, New Haven, CT; Nov. 29, 2008, sold by Christopher Wahren Fine Photographs to Dr. Thomas Underwood, Marblehead, MA; 2010, year-end gift of Dr. Thomas Underwood to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Thomas A. Underwood in honor of the Braverman family