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Gustav Courbet, Paysage à la Clairière

Gustav Courbet (1819-1877, French)
Paysage à la Clairière


Date: ca. 1850
Medium: Charcoal and stump on laid Lalanne paper 
Dimensions: 309 x 475 mm. 12 1/8 x 18 3/4 in.
References: Güdel, Niklaus Manuel, Anne-Sophie Poirot, and Philippe Clerc. Gustave Courbet: Les Dessins. Paris: Les Cahiers Dessinés, 2019, published in conjunction with the exhibition Courbet dessinateur, Musée Gustave Courbet, Ornans; Musée Jenisch, Vevey, no. 53, p. 176. 
Signature: Initialed bottom right “GC” in charcoal
Provenance: Art market, Paris; Collection of Emile Chambon, Geneva (April 1980); early 2000s to; Private collection, Spain
Exhibition: Courbet dessinateur, February 14-April 29, 2019, Musée Gustave Courbet, Ornans, no. 53.