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Woodland Landscape
Woodland Landscape
Date:
ca. 1854
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Charcoal With Stumping Under Black Chalk L On Pale Gray Laid Paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 225 x 284 mm (8 7/8 x 11 3/16 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

artist's atelier sale, Paris, Hotel Drouot, 10-11 May 1875, probably no. 147; Emanuel Walter (late 19th c); willed to SF Art Assoc. (later the SF Art Institute & the SFMOMA); Emanuel Walter Coll. sale, Butterfield & Butterfield, SF, 8 March 1971, no. 181.
Old AFGA records indicate work was on long loan to Oakland Museum for many years

Accession Number:
1971.21
Acquisition Date:
1971-03-08
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts Endowment Fund

Exhibition History:

CPLH, 19th century French landscapes: prints and drawings from the permanent collection, July 7 - Sept 3, 1984; CPLH, 19th century French drawings from the permanent collection, Sept 8 - Oct 18, 1978.

WOODLAND LANDSCAPE, densely packed underbrush, fallen tree with sparse foliage blocks passage down to the bank of the river or pond, opposite shore is seen in distance, hanging leafy branch arches over fallen tree limb.