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Convent at Subiaco

Artist:
Léon Fleury (French, Paris 1804–1858 Paris)
Date:
1827–29
Medium:
Oil on paper, laid down on canvas
Dimensions:
6 3/8 x 9 7/8 in. (16.2 x 25.1 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Thaw Collection, Jointly Owned by The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Morgan Library & Museum, Gift of Eugene V. Thaw, 2009
Accession Number:
2009.400.60
Not on view
The canvas secondary support measures 7 x 10 3/8 in., that is, slightly larger than the primary support.
[Galerie René-François Teissèdre, Paris; sold to Thaw]; Eugene V. Thaw, New York (by 2007–9)
Esther Bell. "Catalogue Raisonné of the Thaw Collection." Studying Nature: Oil Sketches from the Thaw Collection. Ed. Jennifer Tonkovich. New York, 2011, p. 123, no. 66, ill. (color), calls it "Convent at Subiaco" and dates it 1827–28.



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