Artist: Claude Monet
Artwork: Au Bord Du Fjord De Christiania
Size: 64.8 x 91.4 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1895
Marks: Signed and dated 'Claude Monet 95' (lower left)
Artwork details : Painted in Norway in 1895
Provenance: Galerie Durand-Ruel, Paris, by whom acquired directly from the artist, on 23 April 190; Durand-Ruel Gallery, New York, by whom acquired from the previous, in autumn 190; John Parkinson, Boston, by whom acquired from the previous, on 11 February 1901, until at least 194; Nathaniel Parkinson, Dover, Massachusetts, by descent from the previous; Knoedler Galleries, Inc., New York (no. 4638), on consignment from the previous, on 9 September 195; R. Thomas McDermott, Houston, by whom acquired from the previous, on 20 June 195; Mrs T.P. Hull, Jr., Houston; Kashiwagi Gallery, Toky; Private collection, Japan, by 199; Acquired from the previous; sale, Sotheby's, New York, 5 November 2002, lot; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner.
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie Georges Petit, Claude Monet, June 1898, nos. 13 or 14, p. ; Boston, Copley Hall, A Loan Collection of Pictures by Old Masters and Other Painters, 1903, no. A10, pp. 7 & 21 (titled 'Coast of Norway'; Boston, Copley Hall, Loan Collection of Paintings by Claude Monet and Eleven Sculptures by Auguste Rodin, March 1905, no. 44, p. 1; Boston, Museum of Fine Arts, Exhibition of Paintings by Claude Monet, August 1911, no. 21, n.; Boston, Museum of Fine Arts, Claude Monet: Memorial Exhibition, January - February 1927, no. 28, n.p.