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lower left: Claude Monet

Provenance

Acquired from the artist by James F. Sutton [d. 1915], New York; (Sutton sale, American Art Association, New York, 16 January 1917, no. 151 [sale given as collection of Mrs. Florence Macy Sutton]); purchased by (Durand-Ruel)[1] for Mrs. Henry Osborne Havemeyer, née Louisine Waldron Elder [1855-1929], New York; (Havemeyer sale, American Art Association, New York, 10 April 1930, no. 71); purchased by Chester Dale [1882-1962], New York; gift to NGA 1958.

Exhibition History
1891
Exhibition of Paintings by Old Masters, and Modern Foreign and American Artists, together with an Exhibit of the work of Monet the Impressionist, Union League Club, 1891, no. 77, as Foggy Morning.
1933
Literature and Poetry in Paintings Since 1850, Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, 1933, no. 45.
1943
Paintings from the Chester Dale Collection, Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1943-1951, unnumbered cat., repro.
1965
The Chester Dale Bequest, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1965, unnumbered checklist.
Bibliography
1931
H.O. Havemeyer Collection: Catalogue of Paintings, Prints, Sculpture and Objects of Art. Privately printed, 1931: 504
1943
Paintings from the Chester Dale Collection. Philadelphia, 1943: unpaginated, repro.
1953
French Paintings from the Chester Dale Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1953: 60, repro.
1965
Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century Paintings & Sculpture of the French School in the Chester Dale Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 94, repro.
1965
Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 92
1968
European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 81, repro.
1974
Huyghe, René. La Relève du Réel: impressionnisme, symbolisme. Paris, 1974: 121, repro.
1974
Wildenstein, Daniel. Claude Monet: biographie et catalogue raisonné. 5 vols. Paris, 1974: 3:no. 1196.
1975
European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 240, repro.
1985
European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 277, repro.
1993
Frelinghuysen, Alice Cooney et. al. Splendid Legacy: The Havemeyer Collection. Exh. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York,1993: 364, no. 403.
2013
Harris, Neil. Capital Culture: J. Carter Brown, the National Gallery of Art, and the Reinvention of the Museum Experience. Chicago and London, 2013: 246, 248, 249, 250.