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La Seine près de Vétheuil

La Seine près de Vétheuil

Claude Monet (in 1878)

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In 1878, Claude Monet settled in Vétheuil, a small village approximately seventy kilometres north west from Paris. The paintings from Vétheuil show a radical change in Monet's work. He shifted from busy city scenes towards deserted landscapes. He became increasingly fascinated by the effects of light and colour which arose through the constantly changing weather.

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Title La Seine près de Vétheuil
Material and technique Oil on canvas
Object type
Painting > Painting > Two-dimensional object > Art object
Location This object is in storage
Dimensions Width 83 cm
Height 62 cm
Artists Kunstenaar: Claude Monet
Accession number 2612 (MK)
Credits Verworven met de verzameling van / Acquired with the collection of: D.G. van Beuningen 1958
Department Modern Art
Acquisition date 1958
Age artist About 38 years old
Collector Collector / D.G. van Beuningen
Exhibitions Impressionisme: Een schone kijk (1992)
The Collection Enriched (2011)
Alles kids (2016)
External exhibitions Jongkind & vrienden (2017)
Material
Object
Geographical origin France > Western Europe > Europe
Place of manufacture Vétheuil > France > Western Europe > Europe

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Claude Monet

Parijs 1840 - Giverny 1926

Claude Monet moved at a young age from Paris to the Normandy city Le Havre. There he became a pupil of Eugène Boudin. From 1860 to 1862 he was stationed as a...

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