Landscape with Snow or Valley of the Puits-Noir

Landscape with Snow or Valley of the Puits-Noir

c. 1865
Artist
Gustave Courbet, French, 1819-1877
Born: Ornans, France
painting
Oil paint on canvas
Gift (by exchange) of Horace Havemeyer for the William D. Lippitt Collection
1930.4

Gustave Courbet, Landscape with Snow or Valley of the Puits-Noir, About 1865. Oil paint on canvas; 12 ½ × 26 ⅜ in.  (31.8 × 67 cm). Gift of Horace Havemeyer for the William D. Lippitt Collection by exchange, 1930.4

This object is currently on view
Dimensions
image height: 12.5 in, 31.7500 cm; image width: 26.375 in, 66.9925 cm; frame height: 20 in, 50.8000 cm; frame width: 33.75 in, 85.7250 cm; frame depth: 2.375 in, 6.0325 cm
Inscription
[lower left] Gustave Courbet
Department
European and American Art Before 1900
Collection
European Painting and Sculpture before 1900
Known Provenance
Collection H. Baré. Collection Horace Havemeyer [1886-1956] Manhattan, NY; Gifted by Horace Havemeyer in memory of William D. Lippitt to the Denver Art Museum, 1930.
Exhibition History
  • 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