View on the Seine (clouds)

about 1825
Paul Huët (French, 1803–1869)


Sheet: 3.5 x 17.7 cm (1 3/8 x 6 15/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Brush and brown wash drawing, mounted with three others on a single brown mount

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings



One of four drawings mounted on same board


On mount, below 3rd drawing, in brown ink, l.r.: 1825; On mount, b.c. in brown ink withihn drawn cartouche label: Paul Huet / 1803-1869 / "Petite série sur une même feuille" / (4 sepias des bords de Seine); below on brown sheet pasted on: Ces paysages étaient bout à bout sans aucune séparation


L.l.: red estate stamp (Lugt 1268); l.r. on mount, in ink: (1825); Verso on mount: incomplete sticker of International Art Transport, 60, rue Saint-Sabin, 75011 Paris; N.ref: I7673 Washington, Bords de Seine, Aquarelle non encadrée


International Art Transport, 60 Rue Saint-Sabin, 75011 Paris; Galerie Antoine Laurentin, Paris; from whom purchased in 1964 by Charles Isaacs and Carol Nigro, NY, NY, by whom given to MFA December 13, 2006

Credit Line

Gift of Charles Isaacs and Carol Nigro