Route A Louveciennes, Neige Fondante, Soleil Couchant
Artwork: Route A Louveciennes, Neige Fondante, Soleil Couchant
Size: 41 x 54.2 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1870
Marks: Signed 'Claude Monet' (lower right)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted in Louveciennes, circa 1869-1870
Provenance: (possibly) Michel Levy, Paris (acquired from the artist, 1873); B. Mancini, Paris; Boussod, Valadon et Cie., Paris (1888); Gustave Goupy, Paris (1888); sale, Hotel Drouot, Paris, 30 March 1898, lot 27; Private collection, France; The Lefevre Gallery (Alex. Reid & Lefevre, Ltd.), London
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie Georges Petit, Claude Monet, A. Rodin, 1889, p. 28, no. 8 (titled Route de Louveciennes); Los Angeles County Museum of Art, September 1985-March 1986 (on extended loan); Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Monet to Matisse: French Art in Southern California Collections, June-August 1991, p. 50 (illustrated in color); Los Angeles County Museum of Art, January 1993-December 1994 (on extended loan); Washington, D.C., The Phillips Collection and The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, Impressionists in Winter: Effets de neige, September 1998-May 1999, p. 91 (illustrated in color); Torino, Palazzina della Promotrice delle Belle Arti, Gli impressionisti e la neve, November 2004-April 2005

Christie's New York

Date: 2017-05-15
Lot Number: 37A