Path in the Wheat Fields at Pourville (Chemin dans les blés à Pourville)

Path in the Wheat Fields at Pourville (Chemin dans les blés à Pourville)

1882
Artist
Claude Monet, French, 1840-1926
Born: Paris, France
Country
France
Object
painting
Medium
Oil paint on canvas
Accession Number
2016.365
Credit Line
Frederic C. Hamilton Collection

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

Dimensions
image height: 23 in, 58.4200 cm; image width: 30.5 in, 77.4700 cm; frame height: 31 3/4 in, 80.645 cm; frame width: 39 1/2 in, 100.33 cm; frame depth: 3 1/2 in, 8.89 cm; sight height: 21.75 in, 55.245 cm; sight width: 29.75 in, 75.565 cm
Inscription
[lower right] Claude Monet 82
Department
European and American Art Before 1900
Collection
European Painting and Sculpture before 1900
This object is currently on view
Known Provenance
Purchase from the artist, January 1883, (Galerie Durand-Ruel, Paris). W. H. Fuller, New York, by 1886 (?). (Galerie Durand-Ruel and Montaignac, Paris), by 1897 (?). W. H. Fuller, New York by 1898 (?). Edward Pierson Beebe [1843–1926], Boston, about 1905 until at least 1926 (?) (on loan Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1916–1938). Sale, (Christie’s, New York), Estate of Mrs. Douglas M. Moffat [1894–1984], May 15, 1985, no. 28 (repr.). Collection of Frederic C. Hamilton [1927–2016], Denver; gifted to the Denver Art Museum, 2016.
Exhibition History
  • National Academy of Design, New York, 05/1886 – 06/1886, no. 158 (?)
  • "Monet"—Union League Club, New York, 1891, no. 52
  • "Monet"—Copley Hall, Boston, 03/1905, no. 36
  • "Monet"—Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 07/1911–10/1911, no. 32
  • "Monet"—Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 01/11/1927–02/06/1927, no. 23
  • Long-term loan to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 10/1916– 09/1938
  • "Impressionists by the Sea"—Royal Academy of Arts, London, 07/07/2007 – 09/30/2007, no. 58
  • The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC, 10/20/2007– 01/13/2008
  • Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, CT, 02/09/2008 - 05/11/2008
  • "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
  • "Monet: Places"—Museum Barberini, Potsdam, 02/22/2020–07/19/2020