Attributed to Théodore Rousseau (1812 - 1867), French
DEER IN A FIELD
Probably "peinture à l'essence" (oil paint drained of its excess oil and then thinned down with turpentine) on panel; bears signature "TH. Rousseau" in black paint lower left
6.3 x 9.1 in — 16 x 23 cm
"Peinture à l'essence", translates as "essence of paint". This is oil paint drained of its excess oil and then thinned down with turpentine.
French Gallery inscribed “Rousseau, No. a/?/6”in pen and ink to partial gallery label verso;
Estate Collection, Waterloo, ON