Lower left: Claude Monet 88
1888, possibly sold by the artist to Boussod, Valadon et Cie., Paris [see note 1]. 1888, possibly Mme. Ellissen, Paris. Boussoud, Valadon et Cie., New York. By 1892, Samuel Dacre Bush (b. 1849 - d. after 1931), Boston [see note 2]; 1927, gift of Samuel Dacre Bush to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 1, 1927) NOTES:  The provenance given here is taken from Daniel Wildenstein, "Monet: catalogue raisonné" (1996), vol. 3, cat. no. 1158. This may be identical to a painting exhibited by Boussod, Valadon et Cie. in 1888.  He lent the painting to "An Exhibition of Paintings by Claude Monet" (Boston, St. Botolph Club, March 28 - April 9, 1892), cat. no. 14.
Gift of Samuel Dacre Bush