National Gallery of Art - THE COLLECTION
image of The Lighthouse at Honfleur Georges Seurat (artist)
French, 1859 - 1891
The Lighthouse at Honfleur, 1886
oil on canvas
overall: 66.7 x 81.9 cm (26 1/4 x 32 1/4 in.) framed: 94.6 x 109.4 x 10.3 cm (37 1/4 x 43 1/16 x 4 1/16 in.)
Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon
On View
From the Tour: Postimpressionism
Object 8 of 8

1936Bulliet, C. J. The Significant Moderns and Their Pictures. New York, 1936: repro. no. 24.
1959Dorra, Henri, and John Rewald. Seurat, l'oeuvre peint, biographie et catalogue critique. Paris, 1959: no. 168, repro.
1966Young, Mahonri Sharp. "The Mellon Collections: The Great Years of French Painting." Apollo 83 (June 1966): 433, repro. 430.
1966Goldwater, Robert. "The Glory that was France." Art News 65 (March 1966): 85, repro. 48.
1966Neugass, Fritz. "Jubiläumsschau in der National-Galerie in Washington." Weltkunst XXXVI, no. 8 (15 April 1966): 335, repro.
1966Kuh, Katherine. "Golden Loans for a Silver Anniversary." Saturday Review (19 March 1966): repro. p. 49.
1984Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 512, no. 768, color repro.
1985European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 372, repro.
1987Kennedy, Brian. "Sir Alfred Chester Beatty and the NGI." Irish Arts Review 4, no. 1 (1987):45, repro.
1990Französische Impressionisten und ihre Wegbereiter aus der National Gallery of Art, Washington und dem Cincinnati Art Museum, Exh. cat. Neue Pinakothek, Munich, 1990: no. 65, repro.
1991Kopper, Philip. America's National Gallery of Art: A Gift to the Nation. New York, 1991: 277, 279, color repro.
1991Grenier, Catherine. Seurat: Catalogue complet des peintures. Paris, 1991: no. 177, repro.
1992National Gallery of Art, Washington. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1992: 197, repro.
1995Zimmermann, Michael F. "Die 'Erfindung' Pieros und seine Wahlverwandtschaft mit Seurat." Studies in the History of Art 48 (1995): 286-287, repro. no. 13.
2004Hand, John Oliver. National Gallery of Art: Master Paintings from the Collection. Washington and New York, 2004: 392-393, no. 327, color repro.
2014Kelly, Franklin. "A Lasting Legacy: The Completion of an Unparalleled Gift." National Gallery of Art Bulletin 51 (Fall 2014): 10-11, repro.

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