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Landscape with a bridge

Gerard, Louis-Auguste (painter)


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Title/s

Landscape with a bridge

Maker/s

Gerard, Louis-Auguste (painter) [ULAN info: French artist, 1782-1862]

Category

painting

Name

painting

School/Style

French

Technique Description

oil on canvas

Dimensions

height: 24.5 cm
width: 34.0 cm

Date

circa 1820

Provenance

given: The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum 1973 (Filtered for: Paintings, Drawings and Prints)

With Hazlitt, Gooden and Fox

Inscriptions/Marks

  1. signature
    Position: lower right, on bridge
    Method: oil
    Content: L. Gérard

Documentation

  1. Galassi, Peter (1991) Corot in Italy; Open-Air Painting and the Classical- Landscape Tradition, New Haven: Yale University Press [page: 77]
    [comments: Plate 88. Galassi dates c. 1820 and notes similarities with landscapes by Karel Dujardin and Jan van der Heyden.]

Accession Number

PD.49-1973 (Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(Reference Number: 77914; Input Date: 2002-11-20 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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