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Claude Monet

Côte de Basse-Normandie

Estimate:

80,000

to
- 120,000 USD

Property from the Collection of Dr. Barbara Morgan, Louisiana

Claude Monet

Claude Monet

Côte de Basse-Normandie

Côte de Basse-Normandie

Estimate:

80,000

to
- 120,000 USD

Property from the Collection of Dr. Barbara Morgan, Louisiana

Claude Monet

1840 - 1926

Côte de Basse-Normandie


Stamped Claude Monet (on the mount)

Black chalk on paper mounted on paper

Sheet: 7 1/8 by 11 3/4 in. (18.1 by 29.8 cm)

Mount: 10 3/4 by 14 1/4 in. (27.3 by 36.2 cm)

Framed: 17 1/2 by 21 in. (44.4 by 53.3 cm)

Executed circa 1864. 

Executed on cream laid paper which has been hinged to a supporting sheet of laid paper at two places along the lower edge and two places along the upper edge of its verso. With the estate stamp on the mount in the lower right; the stamp is faded. The sheet is slightly time struck and speckled with some discoloration. There is a mat burn around the perimeter of the supporting sheet, as well as some spots of foxing in the margins. The medium presents strongly. The work is in overall good condition.


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Estate of the artist
Michel Monet, Giverny (the son of the artist; by descent from the above)
André Barbier, Paris
Sale: Phillips, New York, September 25, 1980, lot 51
Dr. Siddharth K. Bhansali (acquired at the above sale)
Fine Arts Gallery, New Orleans 
Acquired from the above circa August 2003
Daniel Wildenstein, Claude Monet, Catalogue raisonné, vol. V, Lausanne, 1991, no. D416, illustrated p. 123
Williamstown, Sterling and Francine Clark Institute & London, Royal Academy of the Arts, The Unknown Monet: Pastels and Drawings, 2006, no. 84, illustrated in the catalogue
New Orleans, New Orleans Museum of Art (on loan)