Monet's Étretat: Destination & Motif
On View September 8 - December 31, 2017
Featuring two major oil paintings by Claude Monet, on loan from The Metropolitan Museum of Art, of the quaint fishing village and the surrounding majestic cliffs of Étretat: The Manneporte (Étretat) and The Manneporte near Étretat, painted in 1883 and 1886, respectively. Also on display: The Cliffs at Étretat (1890) by William Henry Lipppincott and Sunset, Étretat (1892) by George Inness on loan from Terra Foundation of American Art.
Support for this exhibition comes from:
Mandell Weiss Charitable Trust
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
The Parker Foundation
Supervisor Ron Roberts, County of San Diego
San Diego City Commission for Arts and Culture
San Diego Symphony
Terra Foundation for American Art
Claude Monet, French, Paris 1840-1926 Giverny
The Manneporte (Étretat)
1883, Oil on canvas, 25 3/4 x 32 in (65.4 x 81.3 cm) .
Lent by The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Bequest of William Church Osborn, 1951 (51.30.5)