Prairie, Ciel Nuageux
Artwork: Prairie, Ciel Nuageux
Size: 60 x 100 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1890
Marks: Signed Claude Monet and dated 90 (lower right)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Durand-Ruel, Paris (acquired from the artist on December 21, 1892); Mr. & Mrs. Potter Palmer, Chicago (acquired from the previous on December 21, 1892); Durand-Ruel Galleries, New York (acquired from the previous on November 23, 1894); Mrs. Stephen Millett (nee Thalia Westcott), New York (acquired from the previous on February 13, 1919); Raymond Nacenta, Paris (acquired from the previous circa 1942); Thence by descent
Exhibition history: New York, Durand-Ruel Galleries, Exposition of Forty Paintings by Claude Monet, 1895, no. 38; (probably) New York, Durand-Ruel Galleries, Monet et Renoir, 1900, no. 13 ; Toledo, The Toledo Museum of Art, Opening Season 1905-1906, 1905, no. 46; (probably) New York, Durand-Ruel Galleries, Exhibition of Paintings by Claude Monet, 1907, no. 18 (titled Prairie a Giverny); Boston, Walter Kimball & Co., Monets from the Durand-Ruel Collection, 1907, no. 14; Washington, D.C., The Corcoran Gallery of Art, The Masters of the Modern French School, 1911, no. 23; St. Louis, Noonan-Kocian Gallery & Chicago, Auditorium Hotel, Tableaux Durand-Ruel, 1911-12, n.n; Boston, Brooks Reed Gallery, Paintings by Corot, Diaz, Dupre Monet; no. 15; Minneapolis, The Minneapolis Institute of Art, The Inaugural Exhibition, 1915, no. 253; Paris, Galerie Charpentier, Autour de 1900, 1950, no. 1272

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2019-05-14
Lot Number: 30
Low Estimate: $6000000 [-16%]
High Estimate: $8000000 [-37%]
Hammer Price: $5000000
Sold For: $5959000