Attributed to Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot (1796 – 1875)

Wooded Landscape with a Pond Paris, the mid-1830s Oil on canvas 46.4 x 74.1 cm This landscape possibly shows a scene at Le Martinet, near Montpellier in South France.  Corot sketched there in 1836 and this studio work resembles a pencil drawing dated to that year.  The painting is signed and was bought as a … Read more

Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot (1796 – 1875)

Landscape with Distant Mountains Central France, the early 1840s Oil on canvas 18 x 29.8 cm This is one of numerous small informal studies that Corot painted on the spot throughout his life.  One such as this would have taken no more than a single session to complete.  He made them as private exercises which … Read more