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CLAUDE MONET (1840-1926)
CLAUDE MONET (1840-1926)
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Property from the Estate of Ann Eldredge Middelthon
CLAUDE MONET (1840-1926)

La Méditerranée

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CLAUDE MONET (1840-1926)
La Méditerranée
signed 'Claude Monet' (lower right)
oil on canvas
24 x 29 1/8 in. (61 x 74 cm.)
Painted in 1888
Provenance
Dr. Salaté, Paris; sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 22 February 1919, lot 41.
Galerie Bernheim-Jeune et Cie. and Galerie Durand-Ruel et Cie., Paris (acquired at the above sale).
Durand-Ruel Galleries, New York (acquired from the above, 1919, until at least 1949).
Sam Salz, New York.
Drs. Fritz and Peter Nathan, Zürich.
Frau Polak-Schwarz, Amsterdam (January 1965).
Anon. sale, Sotheby Parke Bernet & Co., London, 7 April 1976, lot 6.
Ambassador Arnold Saltzman, Great Neck, New York.
James Goodman Gallery, New York.
Acquired from the above by the late owner, November 1981.
Literature
(possibly) M. Guillemot, “Claude Monet” in La revue illustrée, 15 March 1898.
(possibly) O. Reuterswärd, Monet en konstnärshistorik, Stockholm, 1948, p. 281.
D. Wildenstein, Claude Monet, Milan, 1971, p. 56 (illustrated in color, fig. 1; titled Il Mediterraneo presso Antibes).
Dr. Fritz Nathan und Dr. Peter Nathan, 1922-1972, Zürich, 1972, no. 75 (illustrated in color; dated 1886).
L. Rossi Bortolatto, L’opera completa di Claude Monet, Milan, 1972, p. 108, no. 324 (illustrated, p. 109; titled Il Mare Presso Antibes).
D. Wildenstein, Claude Monet: Biographie et catalogue raisonné, Lausanne, 1979, vol. III, p. 108, no. 1184 (illustrated, p. 109).
D. Wildenstein, Claude Monet: Biographie et catalogue raisonné, supplément aux peintures, dessins, pastels, Lausanne, 1991, vol. V, p. 46, no. 1184.
D. Wildenstein, Monet: Catalogue raisonné, Cologne, 1996, vol. III, p. 450, no. 1184 (illustrated, p. 447).
Exhibited
Waterbury, Mattatuck Historical Society, 1919.
New York, Durand-Ruel Galleries, Monet, May 1919, no. 7.
Fort Worth, Kimbell Art Museum and Brooklyn Museum of Art, Monet and the Mediterranean, June 1997-January 1998, p. 114 (illustrated in color, p. 115, pl. 44).

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