Gustave Courbet / The Waterfalls / c. 1872Gustave Courbet
The Waterfalls
c. 1872

View Larger Image

View Full Catalog Record Below

This image is one of over 108,000 from the AMICA Library (formerly The Art Museum Image Consortium Library- The AMICO Library™), a growing online collection of high-quality, digital art images from over 20 museums around the world. offers subscriptions to this collection, the finest art image database available on the internet. EVERY image has full curatorial text and can be studied in depth by zooming into the smallest details from within the Image Workspace.
Preview the AMICA Library™ Public Collection in Luna Browser Now

  • Cultures and time periods represented range from contemporary art, to ancient Greek, Roman, and Egyptian works.
  • Types of works include paintings, drawings, watercolors, sculptures, costumes, jewelry, furniture, prints, photographs, textiles, decorative art, books and manuscripts.

Gain access to this incredible resource through either a monthly or a yearly subscription and search the entire collection from your desktop, compare multiple images side by side and zoom into the minute details of the images. Visit for more information on the collection, click on the link below the revolving thumbnail to the right, or email us at .

Creator Name: Courbet, Gustave
Creator Nationality: European; French
Biography: French, 1819-1877
Gender: M
Creator Birth Place: France: Ornans
Creator Death Place: Switzerland: La Tour-de-Peilz
Creator Name-CRT: Gustave Courbet
Title: The Waterfalls
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1867
Creation End Date: 1877
Creation Date: c. 1872
Object Type: Paintings
Materials and Techniques: oil on canvas
Dimensions: 97.8 x 151.1 cm
AMICA Contributor: National Gallery of Canada
Owner Location: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
ID Number: 4638
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. G.M.M. Edwards and Mrs. E.L.M. Bogue, Ottawa, 1946, in memory of their father the late Gordon C. Edwards (1866-1946)
Related Multimedia Description: Antenna Audio: Permanent Collection Tour
Link to Multimedia: NGC_.AA200104.20.mp3
Component Measured: object
Measurement Dimension: height
Measurement Value: 97.8
Measurement Unit: cm
Measurement Dimension: width
Measurement Value: 151.1
AMICA Library Year: 1999
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright National Gallery of Canada

AMICA PUBLIC RIGHTS: a) Access to the materials is granted for personal and non-commercial use. b) A full educational license for non-commercial use is available from Cartography Associates at c) Licensed users may continue their examination of additional materials provided by Cartography Associates, and d) commercial rights are available from the rights holder.

Home | Subscribe | Preview | Benefits | About | Help | Contact
Copyright © 2007 Cartography Associates.
All rights reserved.