A Farmhouse with a Thatched Roof and Trees Beside a River
Constant Troyon (French, Sèvres 1810–1865 Paris)
Black chalk with touches of white, on blue paper.
Overall: 12 1/16 x 17 3/8in. (30.6 x 44.1cm)
frame: 18 x 24 in. (45.7 cm)
Gift of Alexander B.V. Johnson and Roberta J.M. Olson, 1996
Not on view
Marking: Stamped in red ink with the studio stamp at lower right: "CT." (Lugt 642).
Previously owned by Studio of Constant Troyon (French, Sèvres 1810–1865 Paris), Sale, Vente Troyon, Paris, Hôtel Drouot, 22 January-February 1876; Hazlitt, Gooden & Fox (London); Private Collection, New York; W. M. Brady and Co., Inc. (New York); Donor: Alexander B. V. Johnson and Roberta J. M. Olson
New York State Museum, Albany. "French Painters of Nature: The Barbizon School Landscapes from The Metropolitan Museum of Art," May 22, 2004–August 22, 2004.