Woman Resting on Her Elbow (La Femme Accoudée)

Woman Resting on Her Elbow (La Femme Accoudée)

c.1855-1858
Artist
Jean-Baptiste Camille Corot, French, 1796-1875
Born: Paris, France
Country
France
painting
Oil paint on canvas
The William D. Lippitt Memorial Collection at the Denver Art Museum
1934.13

Jean-Baptiste Camille Corot, Woman Resting on Her Elbow (La Femme Accoudée), About 1855–8. Oil paint on canvas; 18 ½ × 15 ⅜ in. (47 × 39.1 cm). The William D. Lippitt Memorial Collection at the Denver Art Museum, 1934.13

This object is currently on view
Dimensions
image height: 18.5 in, 46.9900 cm; image width: 15.375 in, 39.0525 cm; frame height: 23 in, 58.4200 cm; frame width: 20 in, 50.8000 cm; frame depth: 2.375 in, 6.0325 cm
Inscription
[lower left] Corot
Department
European and American Art Before 1900
Collection
European Painting and Sculpture before 1900
Known Provenance
Purchased from the artist by Alfred Robaut [1830-1909], France, in 1858. Purchased from Durand-Ruel, Paris, by Henry [1847-1907] and Louisine [1855-1929] Havemeyer, Aug 31, 1899; by descent to Horace Havemeyer [1886-1956], Manhattan, NY, by 1931; gifted to the Denver Art Museum, 1934.
Exhibition History
  • Musée des Beaux-arts de Cambrai, 02/20/1999 - 12/12/1999