About This Artwork

Alfred Sisley
French, 1839-1899

Landscape with Trees, 1880/85

Pastel and colored pencils on tan laminated card
545 x 378 mm

Gift of Dorothy Braude Edinburg to the Harry B. and Bessie K. Braude Memorial Collection, 1998.696

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Exhibition History

New York, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, "The 19th Century: 125 Master Drawings," May 15–July 1, 1962, cat. 112; traveled to the University Gallery at the University of Minnesota, March 26–April 23, 1962.

Cambridge, Mass., Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, December 9, 1967–March 29, 1968.

The Art Institute of Chicago, "Drawn to Form: Modern Drawings," June 11–September 7, 1999, checklist 51.

Ownership History

Sold by the artist to Emilie Hofmeister-Chaudois, Paris, around 1890 [according to dealer information sheet in the curatorial file]; by descent to her sister-in-law, Madame Guillaume-Hofmeister [according to dealer information sheet in the curatorial file]; by descent to the Guillaume family, Switzerland, from around 1911 [according to dealer information sheet in the curatorial file]. Sold by Hannes Schaeffer Galleries, New York, to Dorothy Braude Edinburg, 1962 [collector notes]; given to the Art Institute, 1998




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