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Antibes, Afternoon Effect

1888
Claude Monet (French, 1840–1926)


Country of Origin, for Customs, France

Dimensions

66 x 82.5 cm (26 x 32 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

27.1324

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

On View

Sidney and Esther Rabb Gallery (Gallery 255)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

Lower left: Claude Monet 88

Provenance

1888, possibly sold by the artist to Boussod, Valadon et Cie., Paris [see note 1]. 1888, possibly Mme. Ellissen, Paris. Boussoud, Valadon et Cie., New York. By 1892, Samuel Dacre Bush (b. 1849 - d. after 1931), Boston [see note 2]; 1927, gift of Samuel Dacre Bush to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 1, 1927) NOTES: [1] The provenance given here is taken from Daniel Wildenstein, "Monet: catalogue raisonné" (1996), vol. 3, cat. no. 1158. This may be identical to a painting exhibited by Boussod, Valadon et Cie. in 1888. [2] He lent the painting to "An Exhibition of Paintings by Claude Monet" (Boston, St. Botolph Club, March 28 - April 9, 1892), cat. no. 14.

Credit Line

Gift of Samuel Dacre Bush