The Hut in Trouville
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Monet painted this work on the Normandy coast in a region he had known well since his youth and in a location where he had met several of his friends who influenced him in his early years - Boudin, Jongkind and Courbet. There is a similarity with 'The Customs Officers Hut' that Monet painted in 1882 in Varengeville: the composition with its high line of the horizon, the cliff on the left and the site and shape of the hut.
Owner/Location: Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum - Madrid (Spain)
Dates: 1881
Artist age:Approximately 41 years old.
Dimensions: Height: 60 cm (23.62 in.), Width: 73.5 cm (28.94 in.)
Medium: Painting - oil on canvas
Entered by: Member kohn1fox on 15 December 2013.
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