The Church of St. -Médard on the Rue Mouffetard

The Church of St. -Médard on the Rue Mouffetard
Johan Barthold Jongkind (Dutch, 1819-1891)
Oil on canvas 
17 x 22-1/16 in. (43.2 x 56 cm) 
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Norton Simon Art Foundation 
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© Norton Simon Art Foundation 
Not on View

Jongkind is best known for his landscapes of Normandy coastal villages and scenes of Paris. His paintings enjoyed a modest critical and financial success, and he exhibited at both the official Salon and the 1863 Salon des Refusés.


Théophile Bascle, Paris (sale, Paris, Hôtel Drouot, 12-14 April 1883, no. 116, as Vue de l’église de Saint-Médard, à Paris).
René Lucas by 189, consigned, in partnership with Galerie Jacques Dubourg, Paris, to;
[Arthur Tooth & Sons, London, sold 18 March 1937 to];
R. A. Peto, London, and Bombridge, Isle of Wight, still in 1964.
Private Collection [?Saint Albin or Sabin], Paris.
[Arthur Tooth & Sons, London, by 1967];
[Drs. Fritz and Peter Nathan, Zurich, sold to];
Norton Simon Art Foundation.

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