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lower left: C. Pissarro. 1900

Provenance

Purchased 17 May 1901 from the artist by (Durand-Ruel), Le Louvre, matin, pluie;[1] (Julius Oehme, New York) on 8 October 1901;[2] Edward C. [died 1915] and Mary Emma Griffin Walker [1855-1937], Willistead Manor, Walkerville, Ontario, and Washington, D.C., by 1905;[3] bequest 4 May 1937 to the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington; acquired 2014 by the National Gallery of Art.

Exhibition History
1905
Exhibition of Paintings, Lent from the Private Collection of E. Chandler Walker, Esq., Detroit Museum of Art, April 1905, no. 46, as After the Rain, The Louvre, Paris.
1915
Exhibition of Paintings by French Impressionists, Detroit Museum of Art, November 1915, no. 39, as After the Rain (The Seine).
1950
Paintings by Impressionists and Post-Impressionists, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, 20 October-19 November 1950, no cat.
1958
A Selection of Paintings from the Edward C. Walker and Mary Walker Collection, Willistead Art Gallery, Windsor, Ontario, 8-29 October 1958, no. 14, as The Seine at Paris.
1959
French Masterworks: A Loan Collection from the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Museum of New Mexico, Santa Fe, 1 July-13 August 1959, no. 20.
1959
Loan Exhibition. Masterpieces of the Corcoran Gallery of Art: A Benefit Exhibition in Honor of the Gallery's Centenary, Wildenstein, New York, 28 January-7 March 1959, unnumbered cat., as The Seine at Paris.
1960
Art of the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries, University of California, Berkeley, 5 March-3 April 1960.
1980
Homage to Camille Pissarro: The Last Years, 1890-1903, Dixon Gallery and Gardens, Memphis, 18 May-22 June 1980, no. 18, repro., as Le Louvre, temps de pluie, The Seine at Paris.
1981
The Subjective Vision of French Impressionism, Tampa Museum of Art, 27 September-29 November 1981, no. 48.
1983
La Vie Moderne: Nineteenth Century French Art from the Corcoran Gallery, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington; Columbus Museum of Arts and Sciences, Georgia; Mary and Leigh Block Gallery, Northwestern University, Evanston; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; Tampa Museum; Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha; Akron Art Museum, 1983-1985, no. 34, repro, as The Louvre, Morning, Rainy Weather.
1997
Edith Wharton's World: Portraits of People and Places, National Portrait Gallery, Washington, 26 September 1997-25 January 1998, as The Louvre, Morning, Rainy Weather.
2003
The Impressionist Tradition in America, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 19 July 2003-18 October 2004, unpublished checklist, as The Louvre, Morning, Rainy Weather.
2004
Monet, la senna, le ninfee: Il grande fiume e il nuovo secolo, Museo di Santa Giulia, Brescia, 23 October 2004-20 March 2005, no. 15, repro.
2005
Camille Pissarro, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney; National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, 2005-2006, no. 84, repro., as The Louvre, Morning, Rainy Weather.
2011
A Passion for Nature: Landscape Painting from 19th Century France, Art Gallery of Alberta, Edmonton, 15 October 2011-20 February 2012.