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
painting
Oil paint on canvas
Frederic C. Hamilton Collection
2016.365

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

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
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, 01/1927, 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, 07/2007 – 09/2007, no. 58
  • Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, CT, 02/2008 - 05/2008
  • "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