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The Houses of Parliament (Effect of Fog)  1904

by Claude Monet

Between 1899 and 1901, Monet produced nearly a hundred views of the Thames River in London. He painted Waterloo Bridge and Charing Cross Bridge from his room in the Savoy Hotel and the Houses of Parliament from Saint Thomas's Hospital across the river. The artist continued to refine the paintings until 1903, when he wrote to his dealer Durand-Ruel: "I cannot send you a sin...
81.3 x 92.4 cm (32 x 36 3/8 in.)
Oil on Canvas
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