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The Forest of Fontainebleau

Artist:
Narcisse-Virgile Diaz de la Peña (French, Bordeaux 1808–1876 Menton)
Date:
1874
Medium:
Oil on wood
Dimensions:
18 5/8 x 23 5/8 in. (47.3 x 60 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Bequest of Collis P. Huntington, 1900
Accession Number:
25.110.92
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and dated (lower left): N.Diaz.74.
Collis P. Huntington, New York (until d. 1900; bequest to MMA with life interest to his widow, Arabella D. Huntington, later [from 1913] Mrs. Henry E. Huntington, 1900–d. 1924; life interest to their son, Archer Milton Huntington, 1924–terminated in 1925)
Charles Sterling and Margaretta M. Salinger. French Paintings: A Catalogue of the Collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Vol. 2, XIX Century. New York, 1966, pp. 73–74, ill.



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