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Bridge at Dolceacqua

Claude Monet

French, 1840–1926

Bridge at Dolceacqua

1884

Medium Oil on canvas
Dimensions 25 9/16 x 31 7/8 in. (65 x 81 cm) Frame: 35 5/8 x 42 x 3 1/2 in. (90.5 x 106.7 x 8.9 cm)
Object Number 1985.11
Acquisition Gift of Richard and Edna Salomon, 1985
Status On View

Image Caption

Claude Monet, Bridge at Dolceacqua, 1884, Oil on canvas. Gift of Richard and Edna Salomon, 1985. The Clark Art Institute, 1985.11.

Bibliography

Lees, Sarah, ed. Nineteenth-Century European Paintings at the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute. Williamstown, MA: Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute; New Haven and London: distributed by Yale University Press, 2012.

Provenance

The artist (d. 1926); Michel Monet, his son, Giverny, by descent (1926–65, given to A. D., Feb. 1965);¹ M. and Mme A. D., Paris (1965–67, sale, Sotheby’s, London, 26 Apr. 1967, no. 22, as Le Pont à Bordighera); [possibly E. V. Thaw & Co., New York];² Richard and Edna Salomon (until 1985, given to the Clark); Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 1985.

1. According to the sale catalogue for Sotheby’s, London, 26 Apr. 1967.
2. A label removed from the back of the painting from Thaw & Co. lists it as "Le Pont à Bordighera, and may indicate ownership by Thaw.

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