Landscape with Twin Trees

Landscape with Twin Trees

about 1845-1860
Artist
Gustave Courbet, French, 1819-1877
Born: Ornans, France
painting
Oil paint on canvas
The T. Edward and Tullah Hanley Memorial Gift for the People of Denver and the area
1974.351
Gustave Courbet (French). Landscape with Twin Trees. about 1845-1860. Oil paint on canvas. The T. Edward and Tullah Hanley Memorial Gift for the People of Denver and the area. 1974.351.
This object is currently on view
Dimensions
image height: 31.25 in, 79.3750 cm; image width: 25.125 in, 63.8175 cm; frame height: 39.5 in, 100.3300 cm; frame width: 33.25 in, 84.4550 cm; frame depth: 2.5 in, 6.3500 cm
Inscription
[lower left] G. Courbet
Department
European and American Art Before 1900
Collection
European Painting and Sculpture before 1900
Known Provenance
Collection of Fernand Goossens, Professor of Fine Arts, University of Brussels. (LeRoy Ireland [1889–1970], New York), no. 301. Purchase, T. Edward Hanley [1893–1969], February 17, 1940; gifted to the Denver Art Museum, 1974.
Exhibition History
  • "Selections from the Collection of Dr. and Mrs. T. Edward Hanley, Bradford, Pennsylvania"—Gallery of Modern Art Including the Huntington Hartford Collection, NY, 01/03/1967–03/12/1967, Philadelphia Museum of Art, 04/06–05/28/1967, Denver Art Museum, 02/22/1968–04/30/1968
  • "Works from the Hanley Collection at Canisius College"—Canisius College, Buffalo, NY, 11/23/1969–12/23/1969
  • "Painting in Paris, 1840–1950"—Denver Art Museum, 01/30/1993–05/30/1993, Hatton Gallery, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, 07/30/1993–09/12/1993, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 09/17/1993–11/28/1993
  • "Nature as Muse: Impressionist Landscapes from the Frederic C. Hamilton Collection and the Denver Art Museum"—Denver Art Museum, 10/27/2013 - 02/09/2014