Poppy Field near Vétheuil  1879

by Claude Monet

French Title: Champ de coquelicots près de Vétheuil [br] This picture of a poppy field in Vétheuil, near Paris, was painted shortly after Claude Monet and his family had come to live in the village. At the time, he was going through a difficult period. His wife, Camille, died after a long illness and he had to support not only his own children, but also those of his new p...
73 × 92 cm (28.7 × 36.2 in)
Oil on Canvas
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