Waterlilies or The Water Lily Pond (Nymphéas)

Waterlilies or The Water Lily Pond (Nymphéas)

1904
Artist
Claude Monet, French, 1840-1926
Born: Paris, France
Country
France
painting
Oil paint on canvas
Funds from Helen Dill bequest
1935.14

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 
 

Dimensions
image height: 34.6260 in, 87.95 cm; image width: 36.0000 in, 91.44 cm; frame height: 42.75 in, 108.5850 cm; frame width: 44 in, 111.7600 cm; frame depth: 3.25 in, 8.2550 cm
Inscription
[lower right] Claude Monet 1904
Department
European and American Art Before 1900
Collection
European Painting and Sculpture before 1900
Known Provenance
Purchased 3 June 1909 from the artist by Durand-Ruel, Paris for three fourth and Bernheim-Jeune for one fourth (stock D-R 9073); purchased 18 Jan. 1910 from Durand-Ruel, Paris by Durand-Ruel, New York (stock D-R New York 3364); purchased 12 March 1910 from Durand-Ruel, New York by Durand-Ruel, Paris; purchased 10 March 1911 from Durand-Ruel, Paris by Durand-Ruel, New York (stock D-R New York 3419); purchased 10 March 1911 from Durand-Ruel, New York by Katherine W. Toll, Denver [née Katherine E. Wolcott, wife of Charles H. Toll] through Brooks Reed Gallery, Boston, acting as agent for Durand-Ruel (stock D-R New York 3419); purchased 1935 from Katherine W. Toll by the Denver Art Museum.
Exhibition History
  • Los Angeles County Museum, 06/1960 - 08/1960, no. 105
  • "Claude Monet", For the Benefit of the New York Hospital—Acquavella Galleries, New York, 10/1976 - 11/1976, no. 62
  • Saint Louis Art Museum, 1977 - 1978
  • National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, 08/1985 - 09/1985
  • "Claude Monet"—Museo Español de Arte Contemporáneo, Madrid, 05/1986 - 06/1986, no. 105
  • On loan to the Taft Museum of Art, Cincinnati, 1992
  • "Claude Monet, 1840-1926"—Art Institute of Chicago, 07/22/1995 - 11/26/1995
  • "Monet in the 20th Century"—Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 09/20/1998 - 12/27/1998
  • Royal Academy of Arts in London, 01/23/1999 - 04/18/1999
  • "Monet, le cycle des Nymphéas"—Musèe National de l’Orengerie, Paris, 05/06/1999 - 08/02/1999
  • "Claude Monet"—Spätwerk und Moderne, Kunsthalle der Hypo-Kulturstiftung, 11/23/2001 - 03/10/2002
  • - 08/18/2002, no. 22
  • "Monet and Abstraction"—Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, 02/23/2010 - 05/30/2010
  • "Impressionist Gardens"—National Gallery of Scotland, Edinburgh, 07/31/2010 - 10/17/2010
  • "Monet’s Waterlilies"—Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, 02/17/2011 - 06/12/2011
  • "Monet in Giverny: Landscapes of Reflection"—Cincinnati Art Museum 02/04/2012 - 05/13/2012
  • "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
  • “Gardens in Bloom” — Denver Art Museum, 06/01/2015 – 10/11/2015
  • "Painting the Modern Gardens: Monet to Matisse"—The Cleveland Museum of Art, 10/11/2015 - 01/03/2016
  • On loan to Fondazione Magnani Rocca, 08/01/2016 - 12/31/2016
  • "Impressionism: The Art of Landscape"—Museum Barberini, 01/21/2017 - 05/28/2017
  • On loan to San Diego Museum of Art, 06/01/2017 - 02/01/2018
  • “Dior: From Paris to the World” — Denver Art Museum, 11/18/2018 – 3/17/2019
  • “Monet and His Places” — Denver Art Museum, October 2019 – May 2020