Paul Cézanne, A Painter at Work, about 1874-75. Oil paint on panel. Frederic C. Hamilton Collection, bequeathed to the Denver Art Museum. 28.2017.

The 19th Century in European and American Art

Paul Cézanne, A Painter at Work, about 1874-75. Oil paint on panel. Frederic C. Hamilton Collection, bequeathed to the Denver Art Museum. 28.2017.

Claude Monet, Path in the Wheat Fields at Pourville, 1882. Oil on canvas; 23 x 30 ¾ in. (58.4 x 77.5 cm). Frederic C. Hamilton Collection, 2016.365.

Vincent van Gogh, Edge of Wheat Field with Poppies, 1887. Oil paint on canvas on pasteboard. Frederic C. Hamilton Collection, bequeathed to the Denver Art Museum. 35.2017.

Berthe Morisot, The Lesson in the Garden (La leçon dans le jardin), 1886. Oil paint on canvas; 23 9/16 x 28 ¾ in. Collection of Frederic C. Hamilton, bequeathed to the Denver Art Museum.

Willard Leroy Metcalf, The Ten Cent Breakfast, 1887. Gift of T. Edward & Tullah Hanley Collection to the Denver Art Museum, 1974.418. Photograph courtesy of the Denver Art Museum.

Edgar Degas, Dance Examination (Examen de Danse), 1880. Pastel on paper; 24 1/2 × 18 in. (62.2 × 45.7 cm). Anonymous Gift, 1941.6.

Claude Monet, Waterlilies or The Water Lily Pond, 1904. Oil on canvas; 34 ¾ x 36 in. (87.95 x 91.44 cm). Funds from Helen Dill bequest, 1935.14.

Paul Cezanne, A Painter at Work, about 1874-75. Oil paint on panel. Frederic C. Hamilton Collection, bequeathed to the Denver Art Museum. 28.2017.

Jean-Baptiste Camille Corot Ville d'Avray, Pathway at the Pond (Ville-d'Avray: Chemin au bord de l'étang), 1865-1870. Oil paint on canvas. Gift of the Lawrence C. Phipps Foundation, 1958.117.

Eva Gonzalès, The Window (La Fenêtre), about 1865–70. Oil paint on canvas; 21 7/8 x 18 7/8 in. Denver Art Museum: Painting and Sculpture Department acquisition funds with additional funds from Friends of Painting and Sculpture, 2017.131.

John Singer Sargent, Rosina Ferrara, Head of a Capri Girl, 1878. Oil paint on cardboard. Gift of the Berger Collection Educational Trust, 2018.21.

John Constable, Yarmouth Pier, about 1820–22. Oil paint on paper mounted on canvas. Gift of the Berger Collection Educational Trust, 2018.25.

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