Finding aid for the Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot letters, 1846-1873, undated

Karen Meyer-Roux


Descriptive Summary

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

Access

Open for use by qualified researchers.

Publication Rights

Preferred Citation

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


Container List

Box 1, folder 1

Series I. Letters, 1846-1873, undated

Arrangement

Arranged by name of correspondent. Unidentified correspondents are filed at the end.
Box 1, Folder 1

Batta, Madame, undated

Box 1, Folder 1

Beugniet, Adolphe, undated

Box 1, Folder 1

Farochon, Jean-Baptiste-Étienne, undated

Scope and Content Note

July 29, Ville d'Avray.
Box 1, Folder 1

Faure, 1862 July 2

Box 1, Folder 1

Frederick, 1855 November 21

Box 1, Folder 1

Javary, Charles de, 1858 June 3

Box 1, Folder 1

La Fizelière, Albert de, 1863 [?] July 4

Box 1, Folder 1

Lavieille, Eugène, undated

Box 1, Folder 1

Marcille, Camille, 1846-1852

Box 1, Folder 1

1846 January 19

Box 1, Folder 1

1852 March 29

Box 1, Folder 1

1852 April 7

Box 1, Folder 1

Richomme, Jules, 1860 April 12

Box 1, Folder 1

Unidentified, 1857-1873, undated

Box 1, Folder 1

Dated, 1857-1873

Box 1, Folder 1

1857 December 10

Box 1, Folder 1

1860 December 29

Box 1, Folder 1

1864 April 12

Box 1, Folder 1

1873 January 21

Box 1, Folder 1

Undated

Box 1, Folder 2

Series II. Print, 1861

Box 1, Folder 2

Bracquemond, Félix, [Portrait of Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot], [1861]

Scope and Content Note

1 print : etching ; plate mark 12.6 x 12.1 cm, sheet 13.2 x 12.5 cm. State 1 of 3. At lower left of image: B. After a photograph. Also issued in: Gazette des Beaux-Arts, printer: Auguste Delâtre, Paris 1861. Reference: Inventaire du fonds français après 1800, p. 365, no. 135 (1)