Coup De Vent
Artwork: Coup De Vent
Size: 81.4 x 65.5 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1881
Marks: Signed and dated '81 Claude Monet' (lower right)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted in Normandy in late August - early September 1881
Provenance: Galerie Durand-Ruel, Paris, by whom acquired directly from the artist, in January 1883; Harris Whittemore, Connecticut, by whom acquired from the previous, in March 1891, and thence by descent; his sale, Christie's, New York, 12 November 1985, lot 3; Galaxy Enterprises Ltd., Tokyo, by 1986; Private collection; Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition history: (Probably) New York, National Academy of Design, Celebrated Paintings, May - June 1887, no. 150 (titled 'Near Trouville'); (Possibly) New York, Union League Club, Paintings by Old Masters, and Modern Foreign and American Artists, Together with an Exhibition of the Work of Monet the Impressionist, February 1891, no. 70; Baltimore, Museum of Art, Contrasts in Impressionism, November - December 1942, no. 8 (illustrated p. 21); Waterbury, Fulkerson Hall, Art on Loan, October 1965, no. 13

Christie's London

Date: 2018-06-20
Lot Number: 18B