Boulevard Rochechouart

Camille Pissarro

French, 1830–1903

Boulevard Rochechouart


Medium pastel on beige wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 23 9/16 x 28 15/16 in. (59.9 x 73.5 cm) Frame: 34 3/8 x 40 1/4 x 4 1/4 in. (87.3 x 102.2 x 10.8 cm)
Object Number 1996.5
Acquisition Acquired by the Clark, 1996
Status Off View

Image Caption

Camille Pissarro, Boulevard Rochechouart, 1880, pastel on beige wove paper. Clark Art Institute, Acquired by the Clark, 1996.5

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. Galerie Durand-Ruel, Paris.. Jan.-Feb. 1921.. . Galerie Rosenberg et Helft, London.. Feb.-March 1937.. 1937. . Impressionist Drawings from British Public and Private Collections, Arts Council, 1986, at the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, the Manchester City Art Gallery, and the Burrell Collection, Glasgow. Christopher Lloyd and Richard Thomson.. Impressionist Drawings from British Public and Private Collections.. Oxford: Phaidon.. 1986.. Charles S. Moffett.. The New Painting, Impressionism 1874-1886.. Geneva: Richard Burton SA.. 1986.. Nicholas Wadley,. Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Drawing.. London: Laurence King.. 1991.. Pissarro, Joachim. Camille Pissarro. New York: Abrams, 1993. Anonymous. "Nineteenth-Century Painting and Sculpture." The Magazine Antiques 152 (October 1997): 522–31. Christopher Lloyd and Joachim Pissarro.. "Camille Pissarro: A Case Study in Impressionist Drawing.:. vol. 2, no. 2.. On Paper.. November-December 1997.:pp. 24-28.. Washington (D.C.). The Phillips Collection. Impressionists in Winter: Effets de Neige. Sept. 19, 1998-Jan. 3, 1999; Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, Jan. 30-May 2, 1999. Cat. by Charles S. Moffett et al. Pissarro, Ludovico Rodo, and Lionello Venturi. Camille Pissarro, Son Art, Son Oeuvre. 2 volumes. Paris: P. Rosenberg, 1939. Lees, Sarah, ed. Nineteenth-Century European Paintings at the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute. Williamstown, MA: Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute; New Haven and London: distributed by Yale University Press, 2012. Rand, Richard. "Recent Acquisitions (19942005) at the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute." The Burlington Magazine 147, no. 1225 (April 2005): 293300.



The artist, sold to Durand-Ruel, Paris, 14 Jan. 1881; [Durand-Ruel, Paris, 1881–1920, sold to François, 21 Apr. 1920;¹ Marc François, Paris (1920–35, his sale, Drouot, Paris, 20 Mar. 1935, no. 10, ill., as Le Boulevard de Clichy en 1880; effet de soleil d’hiver); [Alex Reid & Lefevre, London]; Commander and Mrs. Colin Balfour, Southampton (until 1996, sold to Libby Howie and John Pillar, as agents for the Clark); Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 1996. 1. Provenance given in letter from Durand-Ruel, 4 Apr. 2005. See the Clark’s curatorial file.