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lower left: 1880 Claude Monet

Provenance

The artist to (Durand-Ruel, New York and Paris); sold 22 November 1927 to Chester Dale [1882-1962], New York; bequest 1963 to NGA.[1]

Exhibition History
1928
Loan Exhibition of French Masterpieces of the Late XIX Century, Durand-Ruel Galleries, New York, 1928, no. 13
1965
The Chester Dale Bequest, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1965, unnumbered checklist.
Bibliography
1929
Dale, Maud. Before Manet to Modigliani from the Chester Dale Collection. New York, 1929: no. 46, repro.
1929
Dale, Maud. "French Art in the Chester Dale Collection." Art News (27 April 1929): 46, repro.
1942
French Paintings from the Chester Dale Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1942: 51, repro., as Madame Monet under the Willows.
1944
French Paintings from the Chester Dale Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1944: 51, repro., as Madame Monet Under the Willows.
1953
French Paintings from the Chester Dale Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1953: 59, repro., as Madame Monet under the Willows.
1957
Shapley, Fern Rusk. Comparisons in Art: A Companion to the National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC. London, 1957 (reprinted 1959): pl. 53, as Madame Monet under the Willows.
1963
Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. New York, 1963 (reprinted 1964 in French, German, and Spanish): 326, repro., as Madame Monet under the Willows.
1965
Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century Paintings & Sculpture of the French School in the Chester Dale Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 92, repro., as Madame Monet under the Willows.
1965
Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 92, as Madame Monet under the Willows.
1968
European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 82, repro.
1972
Rossi Bortolatto, Luigina. Tout l'oeuvre peint de Monet. Paris, c. 1972:no. 190.
1974
Wildenstein, Daniel. Claude Monet: biographie et catalogue raisonné. 5 vols. Lausanne and Paris, 1974-1991: 1:no. 613.
1975
European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 240, repro.
1984
Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 491, no. 729, color repro.
1985
European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 278, repro.
2003
Monet: The Seine and the Sea. Exh. cat., National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh, 2003:94, repro.