The Seine near Giverny (La Seine près de Giverny)




Claude Monet, French, 1840-1926
Born: Paris, France


Object Info

Object: painting
Not currently on view
Object ID: 38.2017


Oil paint on canvas


Frederic C. Hamilton Collection, bequeathed to the Denver Art Museum

More Info


frame height: 34 5/8 in, 87.9475 cm; frame width: 45 1/8 in, 114.6175 cm; frame depth: 3 1/4 in, 8.255 cm; image height: 25 5/8 in, 65.0875 cm; image width: 36 1/4 in, 92.075 cm


European and American Art Before 1900


European Painting and Sculpture before 1900

Known Provenance

Purchase from the artist, (Durand-Ruel Gallery, New York), December 1885. Claudette Colbert, New York; purchase, (Wildenstein & Co., Inc., New York), May 1968; purchase, Julian Cornell [1910–1994], Pennsylvania, by 1968; sale, Estate of Virginia Cornell, Christie’s New York, May 12, 1999, no. 25 (repr.). Collection of Frederic C. Hamilton [1927–2016], Denver; bequeathed to the Denver Art Museum, 2014. Provenance research is on-going at the Denver Art Museum and we will post information as it becomes available. Please e-mail, if you have questions, or if you have additional information to share with us.


Claude Monet, The Seine near Giverny, 1885. Oil on canvas; 25 5/8 x 36 1/4 in. (65 x 92 cm). Frederic C. Hamilton Collection, bequeathed to the Denver Art Museum

Exhibition History

  • National Academy of Design, New York, 05/1886 - 06/1886, no. 168(?)
  • "Nature as Muse: Impressionist Landscapes from the Frederic C. Hamilton Collection and the Denver Art Museum"—Denver Art Museum, 10/27/2013 - 02/09/2014
  • “Monet and His Places” — Denver Art Museum, October 2019 – May 2020