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Charing Cross Bridge (overcast day), 1900

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Inscription

Lower right: Claude Monet 1900

Provenance

October 30, 1905, sold by the artist to Durand-Ruel, Paris and New York [see note 1]; January, 1907, sold by Durand-Ruel to Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Derwin Hubbard, Chicago; by descent to their daughter, Janet Hubbard (Mrs. Brooks) Stevens, Concord, MA; 1978, gift of Janet Hubbard Stevens to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 15, 1978) NOTES: [1] The provenance information given here (to 1907) was provided in a letter from Michèle Paret, Les Beaux-Arts, Paris, to Lucretia Giese of the MFA (July 28, 1970; in MFA curatorial file).

Credit Line

Given by Janet Hubbard Stevens in memory of her mother, Janet Watson Hubbard

1900

Dimensions

60.6 x 91.5 cm (23 7/8 x 36 in.)

Accession Number

1978.465

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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Europe

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