Trees and Cottage

after 1844
Théodore Rousseau (French, 1812–1867)


Catalogue Raisonné

Schulman, 308

Dimensions

Sheet: 53.3 x 67.9 cm (21 x 26 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

66.943

Medium or Technique

Black chalk, transfer drawing (counterproof)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Stamp TH.R within pencil margins lower left.

Provenance

Rousseau atelier sale (L.30467), Hôtel Drouot, Paris, April 27 – May 2, 1868, possibly lot 208 [“Habitations sous des chênes (dans les Landes). / Belle étude très-poussée sur papier vegetal] sold for Fr. 315 to Hector Brame and Paul Duand-Ruel, Paris (Durand-Ruel stock no. 10903); John Stanley Ames (b. 1878 - d. 1959), Boston; by descent to Mrs. John S. Ames (Anne McKinley (Filley) Ames); 1966, gift of Mrs. Ames to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 9, 1966)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. John S. Ames