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Scene in the Forest of Fontainebleau

mid-19th century
Paul Huët (French, 1803–1869)


Dimensions

Sheet: 21.8 x 32 cm (8 9/16 x 12 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1984.258

Medium or Technique

Watercolor over black chalk on cream wove paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Inscription

Inscribed graphite lower left "Fontainebleau". Red estate stamp lower left (Lugt 1268).

Provenance

Huët estate (Lugt 1268); [sale (experts Ch. Pillet and Brame), 15 April, 1878;] Eric G. Carlson, New York; purchased June 1984

Credit Line

Lucy Dalbiac Luard Fund