Exhibitions/ Art Object

Cluster of Trees

Artist:
Gilles-François-Joseph Closson (Belgian, Liège 1796–1853 Liège)
Medium:
Oil on paper, laid down on canvas
Dimensions:
14 3/4 x 19 in. (37.5 x 48.3 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:
2009.400.21
Not on view
[Galerie d'Arenberg, Brussels, in 1994]; Eugene V. Thaw, New York (until 2009)
Maastricht. European Fine Art Fair. "Souvenirs d'Italie (1825–1829) de Gilles-François-Joseph Closson (Liège 1796–1842)," March 12–20, 1994, no. 16 (as "Bouquet d'arbres," at Galerie d'Arenberg).

New York. Morgan Library & Museum. "Studying Nature: Oil Sketches from the Thaw Collection," January 23–August 30, 2009, unnum. checklist (as "Cluster of Trees").

Souvenirs d'Italie (1825–1829) de Gilles-François-Joseph Closson (Liège 1796–1842). Exh. cat., European Fine Art Fair, Maastricht. Brussels, 1994, pp. 8, 11, no. 16, ill. (color).

Esther Bell. "Catalogue Raisonné of the Thaw Collection." Studying Nature: Oil Sketches from the Thaw Collection. Ed. Jennifer Tonkovich. New York, 2011, p. 109, no. 23, ill. (color), calls it "Cluster of Trees".



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