Aiguille d'Etretat, marée basse
Oil on canvas
Signed and dated 'Claude Monet 83' (lower left)
New York, Durand-Ruel Galleries, Exhibition of Paintings by Claude Monet, February 1902, no. 16.
San Francisco, Fine Arts Museum, Monet in Normandy, June - September 2006, no. 63; this exhibition later travelled to North Carolina, Museum of Art, October 2006 - January 2007; and Cleveland, The Cleveland Museum of Art, February - May 2007.
IMPRESSIONIST & MODERN ART
23 5/8 x 31 7/8 in. (60 x 81 cm.)
L. Venturi, Les Archives de L'Impressionnisme, vol. I, Paris, 1939, pp. 262-263.
D. Wildenstein, Claude Monet, Biographie et catalogue raisonné, vol. II, 1882-1886, Lausanne, 1979, no. 831, p. 104 (illustrated p. 105).
D. Wildenstein, Claude Monet, Catalogue raisonné, vol. V, Supplément aux peintures, dessins, pastels, index, Lausanne, 1991, p. 41.
D. Wildenstein, Claude Monet, Catalogue raisonné, vol. II, Cologne, 1996, no. 831, p. 309 (illustrated p. 307).
Galeries Durand-Ruel, Paris, by whom acquired from the artist in November 1883.
Durand-Ruel Galleries, New York (no. 1820), by whom acquired from the above on 3 June 1897.
Sam Salz, Inc., New York, by whom acquired from the above.
Mrs Etta Steinberg, Saint Louis.
Nieson N. Shak, USA.
Private collection, by whom acquired on 21 February 1989; sale, Christie's, New York, 1 November 2005, lot 58.
Acquired at the above sale by the previous owner.
VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 20% on the buyer's premium.