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"Portrait of Théodore Rousseau": 1182

Object information

Current Location: In storage


"Portrait of Théodore Rousseau"


Draughtsman: Corot, Jean Baptiste Camille (Imitation of)




History note: From the collection of Dr. F. Jousseaume ( -1923), acquired at his death by Alfred Pornet of Beaulieu; exh. at the Twenty One Gallery, Adelphi, London W.C.2, November 1926 Detrempes and Drawings by Corot, as the property of Messrs. Craddock and Barnard, dealers at Tunbridge Wells, their catalogue no. 16 (1926) no. 240; bought from them as by Corot for £10

Measurements and weight

Height: 280 mm
Width: 240 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1927-01) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum


Probably done by Dr. F. Jousseaume

School or Style


Materials used in production

Black chalk

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Drawing (image-making) : Black chalk on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: à l'ami Rousseau, Corot
  • Location: On the right
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: 1182
Primary reference Number: 6254
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 24 May 2022 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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