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Full body portrait of Monet holding a walking stick and wearing a hat sketched in charcoal

Claude Monet, 1890, Theodore Robinson


I reviewed my work of these past days and it seems to me that it’s all bad.

Monet

Painterly picture of a number of colorful fishing boats, with water in the background

Fishing Boats at Étretat, 1885, Claude Monet

Painterly picture of cliffs and coast land formations running off into the ocean, mostly in blue and green colors

Manne-Porte, Étretat, 1885, Claude Monet

Painterly image of seastacks rising out of the sea, with a cliff and beach to the right

The Cliffs at Étretat, 1885, Claude Monet


As for the cliffs, here they are as nowhere else. I went down today to a spot where I had never dared explore before and there I saw admirable things, so I hurried back to get my canvases; in sum I am very happy.

Monet

Image of a hand holding a smartphone with the tour experience on screen
Image the cover of the catalogue with a paint of Fishing Boats and the text Monet at Etretat



Images: Claude Monet, 1890, Theodore Robinson, American, 1852–1896, charcoal on paper, 27 × 13 in., Seattle Art Museum, Partial and promised gift from a private collection, 2005.163. Fishing Boats at Étretat, 1885, Claude Monet, French, 1840-1926, oil on canvas, 29 x 36 in., Seattle Art Museum, Gift of Sarah Hart, 92.88​​​​. Manne-Porte, Étretat, 1885, Claude Monet, French, 1840–1926, oil on canvas, 25 3/4 × 32 in., Philadelphia Museum of Art, John G. Johnson Collection, Cat. 1051. The Cliffs at Étretat, 1885, Claude Monet, French, 1840-1926, oil on canvas, 25 5/8 × 32 in., Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 1995.528, image courtesy Clark Art Institute.


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