The Seine near Giverny (La Seine près de Giverny)

1885

Object

Artist

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

Country

Object Info

Object: painting
Currently on view
Object ID: 38.2017

Medium/Technique

Oil paint on canvas

Credit

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

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Dimensions

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

Department

European and American Art Before 1900

Collection

European and American Art Before 1900-European Art

Known Provenance

Possibly purchased from the artist, December 1885, by Durand-Ruel Gallery, New York; Claudette Colbert, New York; Purchase by Wildenstein & Co., Inc., New York, May 1969; Purchase by Virginia Cornell, Pennsylvania, April 1970; Sale, Estate of Virginia Cornell, Christie's New York, May 12, 1999, no. 25 (repr.); Collection of Frederic C. Hamilton, Denver.

Caption

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