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Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

French painter and draftsman

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
Corot is primarily noted for his landscapes, which inspired and in some ways anticipated the landscape painting of the Impressionists. His oil sketches, remarkable for their technical freedom and clear color, have come to be as highly regarded as the finished pictures. French painter and draftsman.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500115390.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot:

Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot The Little Sister (La Petite Soeur), 1854 Cliché-verre
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot Le Petit Cavalier sous Bois, 1854 Cliché-verre
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot The Dreamer (Le Songeur), 1854 Cliché-verre
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot The Young Girl and Death (Le Jeune Fille et la Mort), 1854 Cliché-verre
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot Le Grand Cavalier sous Bois, ca. 1854 Cliché-verre
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot The Little Shepherd (Le Petit Berger), 1855 Cliché-verre
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot The Little Shepherd (Le Petit Berger), ca. 1855 Cliché-verre
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot Le Jardin de Pericles, 1856 Cliché-verre
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot L’Allee des Peintres, 1856 Cliché-verre
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot Le Griffonnage, 1856 Cliché-verre
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot Le Grand Bucheron, 1856 Cliché-verre
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot La Tour d’Henri VIII, 1856 Cliché-verre
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot Souvenir d’Ostie, 1855 Cliché-verre
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot Les Jardins d’Horace, 1855 Cliché-verre
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot Jeune Mere a l'Entree d'un Bois, 1856 Cliché-verre
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot Le Arbres dans la Montagne, 1856 Cliché-verre
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot Un Dejeuner dans la Clairiere, 1857 Cliché-verre
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot La Ronde Gauloise, 1857 Cliché-verre
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot Souvenir du Bas Breau, 1857 Cliché-verre
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot Ville d’Avray: Boatman on Pond (Evening), 1862 Etching and drypoint on buff chine collé
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot A Lake in the Tyrol, ca. 1863-1865 Etching printed in red-brown ink
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot Environs of Rome, 1866 Etching on Japan paper
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot Italian Landscape, 1866 Etching on wove paper
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot In the Dunes: Souvenir of the Woods at the Hague, 1869 Etching on laid paper
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot The Meeting in the Grove, 1871-1872 Transfer lithograph on thin buff wove paper
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot Rider in the Reeds, 1871 Transfer lithograph on thin wove paper
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot The Cows’ Resting Place, 1871 Transfer lithograph printed in red ink on chine collé
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot Reading beneath the Trees (La lecture sous les arbres) Arras, July 1874, 1874 Transfer lithograph on thin tan wove paper
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