Femme ramassant du bois près d'une mare en forêt by Narcisse-Virgile Diaz de la Pena - 17 3/4 x 27 1/4 inches Signed and dated '56 french barbizon landscape forest of fontainebleau
Narcisse-Virgile Diaz de la Pena
(1807 - 1876)

Femme ramassant du bois près d'une mare en forêt

Signed and dated '56
Oil on panel
17 3/4 x 27 1/4 inches

Provenance
Samuel Avery, New York
Samuel Hawk, New York (by 1879)
William S. Hawk, New York
H.E. Russell, New York, (sale: American Art Assoc., NY, Feb. 4-5, 1931, lot 179)
Sale: American Art Association, New York February 4-5, 1932, lot 147
Jane Spiegelberg, New York
Bühler-Brockhaus Collection, May 5, 1998
Rehs Galleries, Inc., New York City
Private collection, Illinois


Exhibited
Oglethorpe University Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA.
Masterpieces from the European Art Colonies 1839-1930, 2005, no. 25 (illustrated in the catalogue).

Literature
Edward Strahan, The Art Treasures of America, Philadelphia, 1879 vol 1. P 170
Pierre et Rolande Miquel, Narcisse Diaz de la Peña catalogue raisonne de l'oeuvre peint. Vol I, page 91 (color illustration); Vol II, no 1252, (black & white illustration)