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Title:

Les Peupliers

Maker(s) &
Production:

Monet, Claude, painter, French artist, 1840-1926, Giverny

Category:

painting

Name:

painting

Date:

1891

School/Style:

French

Technique:

painting (image-making)

Material(s):

oil paint; medium
canvas; support

Technique
Description:

oil on canvas

Dimension(s):

height, 89, cm
width, 92, cm

Acquisition:

bequeathed; 1966; Sykes, Stanley William

Provenance:

The artist's studio, with Gimpel Fils, 1950 from whom bought by Captain Sykes

Acquisition Credit:

Captain S.W. Sykes, O.B.E., M.C.

Inscription(s):

signature; lower right; Claude Monet
label; stretcher; printed label; Ch. Pottier/ Emballeur/ 14 Rue Gaillon/ Paris (with MS number, and date) 5814, 30-10-35
label; verso; James Bourlet label: No. 43305
stamp; stretcher; Douane stamp; Exportation, Paris on both stretcher and canvas
label; stretcher; MS label, graphite; #128, 158, in red chalk crossed out
label; stretcher; printed label; Marlborough Fine Art Ltd.,/ Nineteenth and twentieth century French/ Paintings from English private collections. June to July/ 1965 Cat. No. 25
number; stretcher; graphite; 499 and #255
label; frame; typed label; La littérature est assez sommaire: / Les peupliers / Ce tableau vient directment de l' atelier de Claude Monet, c'est lae plus beau tableau de Peupliers qui se trouve chez lui. On raconte que ces peupliers avaient été achetés par un marchand de bois et que Claude Monet lui avait donné de l' argent pour qu' il diffère l' abattage pour qu' il ait le temps de les peindre. Cela se passait vers 1895
label; attached to frame with wire; "Monet", "Les peupliers", "London", the rest illegible

Exhibition(s):

French Landscapes from the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge. 1988-05-26 - 1988-06-14
Venue: Isetan Museum of Art, Tokyo
Catalogue number: 43

French Paintings. 1953
Venue: Maxwell Art Gallery, Peterborough
Catalogue number: 14

Nineteenth and Twentieth Century French Paintings from English Private Collections. 1965
Venue: Marlborough Fine Art Gallery, London?

Homage to René Gimpel. 1966
Venue: Gimpel Fils, London?
Catalogue number: 16

Claude Monet 1840-1926. 1986
Venue: Madrid, Mueso Espanol de Arte Contemporareo
Catalogue number: 73

Monet in the 90's. 1990
Venue: Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (Lincs)
Catalogue number: 43

Documentation:

Geffroy, Gustave. 1922. de Claude Monet, sa vie, son temps, son oeuvre.p. 112

Wildenstein, Daniel. 1979. Claude Monet, biographie et catalogue reisonné.Lausanne: p. 299-300

Stuckey, Charles F.. 1985. Monet; a Retrospective.New York:
no. 1313

House, John et. al.. 1986. Monet, Nature into Art.New Haven & London: Yale University Pressp. 311

Accession:

Object Number: PD.9-1966
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 2811; input: 2000-03-08; modified: 2014-02-24)

Related
Resource:

Education Resources - Factsheets (pdf)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/2811





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