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lower right: Claude Monet

Provenance

(Rosenberg, Paris); sold 1 March 1900 to (Durand-Ruel, New York and Paris);[1] sold 1938 to (E.J. van Wisselingh, Amsterdam); sold 1938 to Henry Stevenson Southam [1875-1954], Ottawa.[2] Possibly Whitney.[3] (Carroll Carstairs Gallery, New York); sold 27 June 1946 to Ailsa Mellon Bruce [1901-1969], New York;[4] bequest 1970 to NGA.

Exhibition History
1935
L'Impressionisme, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, 1935, no. 41, repro.
1937
Exposition de la peinture française de Manet à nos jours, Muzeum Narodowe, Warsaw, 1937, no. 23, repro.
1945
Six Impressionists, Carroll Carstairs Gallery, New York, 1945, no. 10, repro.
1961
French Paintings of the Nineteenth Century from the Collection of Mrs. Mellon Bruce, California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco, 1961, no. 29, repro.
1966
French Paintings from the Collections of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon and Mrs. Mellon Bruce, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1966, no. 84, repro.
1973
Extended loan for use by Vice President Spiro Agnew, Executive Office Building, Washington, D.C., 1973.
1981
Loan for display with permanent collection, Munch Museum, Oslo, 1981.
1986
Monet, Museo Español de Arte Contemporáneo, Madrid, 1986, no. 17, repro.
1989
Impressionisti della National Gallery of Art di Washington, Ala Napoleonica e Museo Correr, Venice, and Palazzo Reale, Milan, 1989, unnumbered catalogue, repro.
1991
La rivière de Seine et ses Peintres, Musée de l'Ile de France, Château de Sceaux, 1991, no. 35, repro.
1999
Around Impressionism: French Paintings from the National Gallery of Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1999, no cat.
1999
Masterpieces from the National Gallery of Art, Washington, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art; Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, 1999, no. 41, repro.
2000
The Impressionists at Argenteuil, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 2000.
2004
Claude Monet, A Hymn to Light: Selected Works from the 1870s and 1890s, Hiroshima Prefectural Art Museum; Nara Prefectural Museum of Art, 2004, no cat.
2013
Eblouissants reflets: cent chefs-d'oeuvre impressionistes, Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, 2013, no. 41, repro.
Bibliography
1974
Wildenstein, Daniel. Claude Monet: biographie et catalogue raisonné. 5 vols. Lausanne and Paris, 1974-1991: no. 316.
1975
European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 244, repro.
1984
Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 487, no. 718, color repro.
1985
European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 280, repro.