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Corot (Jean-Baptiste-Camille) Letters
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    Title: Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot letters,
    Date (inclusive): 1846-1873, undated
    Number: 861185
    Creator/Collector: Corot, Jean-Baptiste-Camille
    Physical Description: 2 folders (25 items)
    Repository:
    The Getty Research Institute
    Special Collections
    1200 Getty Center Drive, Suite 1100
    Los Angeles 90049-1688
    reference@getty.edu
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/10020/askref
    (310) 440-7390
    Abstract: The autograph signed letters by Camille Corot are addressed to unidentified and identified correspondents, including Adolphe Beugniet, Charles de Javary, Eugène Lavieille, Camille Marcille, and Jules Richomme.
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    Language: Collection material is in French.

    Administrative Information

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    Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot letters, 1846-1873, undated, The Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles, Accession no. 861185. http://hdl.handle.net/10020/cifa861185

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The autograph signed letters by Camille Corot are addressed to unidentified and identified correspondents, including Adolphe Beugniet, Charles de Javary, Eugène Lavieille, Camille Marcille, and Jules Richomme. Mentioned is the collector Count Demidoff, the painters Armand Leleux and Wahast, an exhibition "Exposition libre des Beaux-Arts, boulevard des Italiens," and specific paintings, which are described as the "Concert à la campagne," the "Joli capucin," "Ruines de Pierrefonds," "Une vue de Genève prise de la rive de la Savoie," "Le repos, effet du soir," and "Effet du matin."
    Included with the collection of letters is a portrait of Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot by Félix Bracquemond.

    Indexing Terms

    Subjects - Topics

    Artists -- France -- Correspondence
    Corot, Jean-Baptiste-Camille, 1796-1875 -- Correspondence

    Contributors

    Corot, Jean-Baptiste-Camille