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Painting: PD.9-1966

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Object information

Titles

  • Les Peupliers

The artist's studio, with Gimpel Fils, 1950 from whom bought by Captain Sykes

Named entities

Legal notes

Captain S.W. Sykes, O.B.E., M.C.

Acquisition and important dates

  • Method of acquisition: Bequeathed
  • Dates: 1966

Dating

  • Production date: CE 1891

Maker(s)

Place(s) associated

  • Giverny

Measurements and weight

  • Height: 89 cm
  • Width: 92 cm

Subjects depicted

Materials used in production

Components of the work

Techniques used in production

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Claude Monet
  • Location: Lower right
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: Ch. Pottier/ Emballeur/ 14 Rue Gaillon/ Paris (with MS number, and date) 5814, 30-10-35
  • Location: Stretcher
  • Method of creation: Printed label
  • Type: Label
  • Text: James Bourlet label: No. 43305
  • Location: Verso
  • Type: Label
  • Text: Exportation, Paris on both stretcher and canvas
  • Location: Stretcher
  • Method of creation: Douane stamp
  • Type: Stamp
  • Text: #128, 158, in red chalk crossed out
  • Location: Stretcher
  • Method of creation: MS label, graphite
  • Type: Label
  • Text: Marlborough Fine Art Ltd.,/ Nineteenth and twentieth century French/ Paintings from English private collections. June to July/ 1965 Cat. No. 25
  • Location: Stretcher
  • Method of creation: Printed label
  • Type: Label
  • Text: 499 and #255
  • Location: Stretcher
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Number
  • Text: La littérature est assez sommaire: / Les peupliers / Ce tableau vient directment de l' atelier de Claude Monet, c'est lae plus beau tableau de Peupliers qui se trouve chez lui. On raconte que ces peupliers avaient été achetés par un marchand de bois et que Claude Monet lui avait donné de l' argent pour qu' il diffère l' abattage pour qu' il ait le temps de les peindre. Cela se passait vers 1895
  • Location: Frame
  • Method of creation: Typed label
  • Type: Label
  • Text: "Monet", "Les peupliers", "London", the rest illegible
  • Location: Attached to frame with wire
  • Type: Label

Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

  • Accession number: PD.9-1966
  • Primary reference Number: 2811
  • Stable URI

Audit data

  • Created: Saturday 6 August 2011
  • Updated: Tuesday 19 January 2021
  • Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021
  • Data source: Adlib

Associated institutions

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