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The Gare Saint-Lazare: Arrival of a Train

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French (Paris, France 1840 - 1926 Giverny, France)
The Gare Saint-Lazare: Arrival of a Train, 1877
Alternate Title: Gare Saint-Lazare, Paris: Arrival of a Train
Painting
French
,
19th century
Oil on canvas
83 x 101.3 cm (32 11/16 x 39 7/8 in.)
framed: 110.3 x 127.5 x 9.5 cm (43 7/16 x 50 3/16 x 3 3/4 in.)
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest from the Collection of Maurice Wertheim, Class of 1906
, 1951.53
Department of Paintings, Sculpture & Decorative Arts
,
Marks
signed: l.l.: Claude Monet 77
Provenance
Claude Monet, Painted, 1877, sold: to Ernest Hoschedé, 1877, sold; to Charles Deudon, 1877. [Paul Rosenberg, Paris (by 1919)]. Mme. Emile Staub-Terlinden, Mannedorf, Switzerland, (by 1923-at least 1938), sold; [to Wildenstein and Co., New York,(c. 1942-1945) ] sold; to Maurice Wertheim (1945-1951), bequest; to Fogg Art Museum, 1951.

Notes:
Distel cites Monet notebook on sale to Deudon "pour le compte de M. Hoschedé," who had gone bankrupt.

Seligmann archives note presence of this painting in Staub-Terlinden's home during 1930 visit. Staub-Terlinden put paintings on deposit with Wildenstein some time after 1938 exhibition, Wildenstein purchased c. 1942-43, per documents in Foreign Funds Control Investigative Reports.
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Exhibition History
Troisième Exposition de Peinture, Rue le Peletier, Paris, 04/01/1877 - 04/30/1877, no. 100
Französische Kunst des XIX und XX Jahrhunderts, Kunsthaus Zürich, CH-8024 Zurich, 01/01/1917 - 12/31/1917
Cinquante ans de peinture française, Musée des Arts Decoratifs, Paris, 01/01/1925 - 12/31/1925
Van Gogh en zijn tijdgenooten, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, 01/01/1930 - 12/31/1930
Chefs d'oeuvres de l'art française, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Paris, Paris, 01/01/1937 - 12/31/1937, 374
Le peinture française du XIXe siècle en Suisse, [Unknown venue, Paris], 01/01/1938 - 12/31/1938
A Loan Exhibition of Paintings by Claude Monet, Wildenstein Gallery, New York, New York, 04/11/1945 - 05/12/1945
French Painting since 1870 lent by Maurice Wertheim, Class of 1906, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 06/01/1946 - 09/07/1946; National Gallery of Art, Washington, 07/01/1953 - 09/13/1953
La Peinture Française depuis 1870, Musée de la Province de Quebec, 07/12/1949 - 08/07/1949
The Maurice Wertheim Collection, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 07/01/1952 - 09/14/1952
French Paintings Since 1870 from the Maurice Wertheim Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 06/01/1953 - 09/30/1953
The Maurice Wertheim Collection, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, 06/15/1957 - 09/15/1957; Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, 06/10/1958 - 08/31/1958
The Maurice Wertheim Collection: Manet to Picasso, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Houston, 06/13/1962 - 09/02/1962
The Maurice Wertheim Collection, Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, 06/20/1963 - 09/01/1963; Currier Gallery of Art, Manchester, 06/24/1965 - 09/07/1965; Rhode Island School of Design, Museum of Art, Providence, 09/03/1968 - 09/22/1968; Montgomery Museum of Art, Montgomery, 06/01/1971 - 09/30/1971; Maine State Museum, Augusta, 06/01/1972 - 09/01/1972
Manet to Matisse: The Maurice Wertheim Collection, IBM Gallery of Science and Art, New York, 04/09/1985 - 05/25/1985
The Maurice Wertheim Collection and Selected Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Paintings and Drawings in the Fogg Art Museum, Isetan Department Store, Tokyo, 03/01/1990 - 04/10/1990; Yamaguchi Prefectural Museum of Art, 04/14/1990 - 05/13/1990
The Maurice Wertheim Collection: Modern French Art--Monet to Picasso, North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, 06/17/1960 - 09/04/1960
Re-View: S427 Impressionist & Postimpressionist Art, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 08/02/2008 - 06/18/2011