SPECIAL ADVISORY: In accordance with Yale University’s revised COVID-19 protocols, the Yale University Art Gallery will close to the public beginning Friday, October 16, 2020. Learn More

European Art
Artist: Claude Monet, French, 1840–1926

The Artist’s Garden in Giverny

1900

Oil on canvas

unframed: 89.5 × 92.1 cm (35 1/4 × 36 1/4 in.)framed: 112 × 115.1 cm (44 1/8 × 45 5/16 in.)
Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, B.A. 1929, L.H.D.H 1967
1983.7.12
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
French
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Possibly bought from Monet by Georges Berheim in 1918; Georges Bernheim; Sir A. Chester Beatty, Dublin; Mrs. A.E. Pleydell-Bouverie, 1960; Wildenstein; Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon.

Bibliography: 

Lisa R. Brody et al., “To Varnish or Not to Varnish?,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2010): 122–23, 125, fig. 1.

Ann Dumas, Painting the Modern Garden: Monet to Matisse, exh. cat. (London: Cleveland Museum of Art, 2015), 212, 221, no. 95.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.