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Vernon in the Sun (Vernon, soleil)

Claude Monet

European Art

Claude Monet, along with Camille Pissarro and other core Impressionists, is among the artists who exerted the greatest influence on Oller during his final French sojourn in 1895–96. Here, Monet depicts the church of Notre-Dame, in Vernon, Normandy, bathed in sunlight. In such works, the Impressionists reproduced the rhythms of the seasons in rural France.

Claude Monet, junto con Camille Pissarro y otros impresionistas principales, se encuentra entre los artistas que más influyeron en Oller durante su estadía final en Francia, en 1895–96. Aquí, Monet representa la iglesia de Notre-Dame, en Vernon, Normandía, bañada por la luz del sol. En tales obras, los impresionistas reprodujeron los ritmos de las estaciones en la Francia rural.

MEDIUM Oil on canvas
  • Place Made: France
  • DATES 1894
    DIMENSIONS 26 x 37 7/16 in. (66 x 95.1 cm) frame: 34 3/4 x 44 1/4 x 2 1/8 in. (88.3 x 112.4 x 5.4 cm)  (show scale)
    SIGNATURE Signed and dated lower left: "Claude Monet 94"
    COLLECTIONS European Art
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CREDIT LINE Purchased with funds given by Helen L. Babbott and Frank L. Babbott
    RIGHTS STATEMENT No known copyright restrictions
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    CAPTION Claude Monet (French, 1840-1926). Vernon in the Sun (Vernon, soleil), 1894. Oil on canvas, 26 x 37 7/16 in. (66 x 95.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Purchased with funds given by Helen L. Babbott and Frank L. Babbott, 22.59 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 22.59_reference_SL1.jpg)
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