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Cliffs of Malbec at Mont-Dore, the Auvergne

Artist:
Théodore Rousseau (French, Paris 1812–1867 Barbizon)
Date:
ca. 1830
Medium:
Graphite on laid paper
Dimensions:
11-1/2 x 16-1/2 in. (29.2 x 41.9 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Alexander B.V. Johnson and Roberta J.M. Olson, in honor of Karen B. Cohen, 1999
Accession Number:
1999.508.2
Not on view
Marking: Stamped with the mark of the artist's estate sale, at lower left: TH.R (Lugt 2436)
Théodore Rousseau (French, Paris 1812–1867 Barbizon)Vente Rousseau, Paris, 1868; Stephen Currier, New Yorkand Audrey Currier; Sold Christie's, New York, May 25, 1984, lot 297May 25, 1984, no. 297; Donor: Alexander B. V. Johnson and Roberta J. M. Olson
Morgan Library & Museum. "Théodore Rousseau: Landscape Drawings and Oil Sketches from East Coast Collections," September 26, 2014–January 18, 2015.

Michel Schulman, Marie Bataillès, Virginie Sérafino Théodore Rousseau: Catalogue Raisonné de l'Oeuvre graphique. Paris, 1997, cat. no. 67.

Amy Kurlander The Untamed Landscape: Theodore Rousseau and the Path to Barbizon Exh. cat. The Morgan Library and Museum. New York, 2014, cat. no. 8, pp. 61-62, ill.



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