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Clearing at the Edge of a Wood

Artist:
Louis-Auguste Lapito (French, Joinville-le-Pont 1803–1874 Boulogne-sur-Seine)
Medium:
Oil on paper, laid down on canvas
Dimensions:
12 1/2 x 17 3/4 in. (31.8 x 45.1 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:
2009.400.80
Not on view
Inscription: Signed (lower right): Ate Lapito
[Galerie de Bayser, Paris]; Eugene V. Thaw, New York (until 2009)
New York. Morgan Library & Museum. "Exploring France: Oil Sketches from the Thaw Collection," January 13–November 15, 2015, no catalogue.

Esther Bell. "Catalogue Raisonné of the Thaw Collection." Studying Nature: Oil Sketches from the Thaw Collection. Ed. Jennifer Tonkovich. New York, 2011, p. 132, no. 92, ill. (color), calls it "Clearing at the Edge of a Wood".



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