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Morning Sunlight on the Snow, Éragny-sur-Epte

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Inscription

Lower left: C. Pissarro. 95

Provenance

April 10, 1895, sold by the artist to Durand-Ruel, Paris and New York (stock no. 1789) [see note 1]; 1910, sold by Durand-Ruel to John Pickering Lyman (b. 1847? - d. 1914), Portsmouth, N.H. [see note 2]; 1914, by inheritance to Theodora Lyman (d. 1919), Portsmouth; 1919, gift of Miss Theodora Lyman to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 18, 1919) NOTES: [1] According to a letter from Claire Durand-Ruel Snollaerts, Catalogue Raisonné Camille Pissarro, to the MFA (2003). The painting was previously thought to have been dated 1894 and sold to Durand-Ruel in that year. [2] According to notes in the MFA curatorial file.

Credit Line

The John Pickering Lyman Collection—Gift of Miss Theodora Lyman

1895

Dimensions

82.3 x 61.6 cm (32 3/8 x 24 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

19.1321

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Collections

Europe

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