The Thaw or The House of Monsieur Musy, Louveciennes (Le Dégel or Maison de Monsieur Musy, Louveciennes)

The Thaw or The House of Monsieur Musy, Louveciennes (Le Dégel or Maison de Monsieur Musy, Louveciennes)

1872
Artist
Camille Pissarro, French, 1830-1903
Country
France
painting
Oil paint on canvas
Frederic C. Hamilton Collection
2016.363

Camille Pissarro, The Thaw or The House of Monsieur Musy, Louveciennes (Le Dégel or Maison de Monsieur Musy, Louveciennes), 1872. oil paint on canvas; 12 5/8 × 18 in. (32.1 × 45.7 cm). 

This object is currently on view
Dimensions
image height: 12.625 in, 32.0675 cm; image width: 17.9375 in, 45.5613 cm; frame height: 20.25 in, 51.4350 cm; frame width: 25.625 in, 65.0875 cm
Department
European and American Art Before 1900
Collection
European Painting and Sculpture before 1900
Known Provenance
Sale, (Hôtel Drouot, Paris), February 23, 1925, no. 121. Federico Vogelius [1920–1986], Argentina. D. Hellings (?). Purchase, (Alex Reid & Lefevre, London), November 10, 1977; purchase, Maurice H. Allen, Auckland, N.Z., December 21, 1977. Sale, (Christie’s, New York), November 3, 1981, no. 18 (repr.). Sale, (Christie’s, New York), May 15, 1985, no. 12 (repr.). Collection of Frederic C. Hamilton [1927–2016], Denver; Gifted to the Denver Art Museum, 2016.
Exhibition History
  • "XIXth and XXth Century French Paintings"—Lefevre Gallery, London, 10/1959 - 11/1959, no. 15
  • "Pissarro in England"—Marlborough Fine Art, London, 06/1968 -07/1968, no. 4
  • "French Impressionist Paintings"—Noortman & Brod Maastricht, Netherlands, 04/23/1983 - 05/28/1983
  • Noortman & Brod London, 06/14/1983 - 07/29/1983, no. 21
  • "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