Camille on the Beach in Trouville Artist: Claude Monet (French, 1840–1926)


European Art

On view, 2nd floor, European Art

Oil on canvas


unframed: 15 × 18 1/4 in. (38.1 × 46.4 cm)

Credit Line

Collection of Mr. and Mrs. John Hay Whitney, B.A. 1926, Hon. 1956

Accession Number



19th century


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 records is ongoing.



Purchased from Monet by Martin in 1874 or 1875; Sam Salz, New York; Mr. and Mrs. John Hay Whitney c. 1960.
  • Laurent Manœuvre et al., Monet/Boudin, exh. cat. (Madrid: Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, 2018), 154, no. 43, ill
  • Museé Jacquemart-André, L'Atelier en plein air: Les impressionistes en Normandie, exh. cat. (Paris: Fonds Mercator, March 18–July 25, 2016), 100–101, 103 (detail), no. 13a, fig. 13a
  • Société française de promotion artistique, "L'Atelier en plein air: Les impressionistes en Normandie," Connaissance des Arts. hors-se´rie (2016), 26–27, ill
  • Museé Jacquemart-André, "Le journal de l'expo," Beaux Arts magazine (March 18–July 25, 2016), 15, ill
  • Art for Yale: Collecting for a New Century, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2007), 105, pl. 92
  • John House, Impressionists by the Sea, exh. cat. (London: Royal Academy of Arts, 2007),
  • Susan Greenberg, "Translations: van Gogh in Paris," The Romance Cultures Magazine (2005), 55–57, ill
Object copyright
Additional information


beaches boats

Technical metadata and APIs


Open in Mirador

View IIIF manifest

The International Image Interoperability Framework, or IIIF, is an open standard for delivering high-quality, attributed digital objects online at scale. Visit to learn more

Linked Art

API response for this object

Linked Art is a Community working together to create a shared Model based on Linked Open Data to describe Art.