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Claude Monet. On the Cliff at Pourville, Clear Weather. 1882

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On the Cliff at Pourville, Clear Weather

Claude Monet (French, 1840–1926)

Oil on canvas
25 1/2 x 31 3/4" (64.7 x 80.7 cm)
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Bequest of Janice H. Levin
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Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

The artist
Paul Durand-Ruel, Paris. Purchased from the painter in April or October 1882
Dr. Jean-Baptiste Faure, Paris. [1883?] – 1893
Galerie Durand-Ruel, Paris (Paul Durand-Ruel [1831-1922], then his sons, Charles and Georges Durand-Ruel, art dealers). Purchased from Faure on January 3, 1893 – at least 1946, apparently still with Durand-Ruel by 1961
Jean d’Alayer, Paris
Sam Salz, New York
Mr. and Mrs. Philip J. Levin, New York. Acquired in 1969 – 1971
Mrs. Janice Levin Friedman (1913-2001), widow of Philip J. Levin, New York. 1971 – 1991
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Bequest of Janice H. Levin, 1991

On the Cliff at Pourville, Bright Weather
[Sur la falaise de Pourville, temps clair]

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