The Works of Claude Monet

Claude Monet occupies the third position in the rating of world’s most expensive artists. This is according to the results of open auctions held before February 2015. The auction value of 300 of his top works is included in Top-10000 world’s most expensive works of visual art. This makes up in part $2,106,080,000 in dollar worth. The average price (if you can call it that)  of Monet’s works is $ 7,020,000.

Monet’s works are housed in many private collections as well as in many museum art storage solution houses.

Claude Monet (French, 1840 – 1926 ), The Japanese Footbridge, 1899, oil on canvas, Gift of Victoria Nebeker Coberly, in memory of her son John W. Mudd, and Walter H. and Leonore Annenberg

Claude Monet (French, 1840 – 1926 ), Sainte-Adresse, 1867, oil on canvas, Gift of Catherine Gamble Curran and Family, in Honor of the 50th Anniversary of the National Gallery of Art

Claude Monet (French, 1840 – 1926 ), Woman with a Parasol – Madame Monet and Her Son, 1875, oil on canvas, Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon

Claude Monet (French, 1840 – 1926 ), The Bridge at Argenteuil, 1874, oil on canvas, Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon

Claude Monet (French, 1840 – 1926 ), The Artist’s Garden in Argenteuil (A Corner of the Garden with Dahlias), 1873, oil on canvas, Gift of Janice H. Levin, in Honor of the 50th Anniversary of the National Gallery of Art

Claude Monet (French, 1840 – 1926 ), Rouen Cathedral, West Façade, 1894, oil on canvas, Chester Dale Collection

Claude Monet (French, 1840 – 1926 ), The Cradle – Camille with the Artist’s Son Jean, 1867, oil on canvas, Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon

Claude Monet (French, 1840 – 1926 ), Rouen Cathedral, West Façade, Sunlight, 1894, oil on canvas, Chester Dale Collection

Claude Monet (French, 1840 – 1926 ), Ships Riding on the Seine at Rouen, 1872/1873, oil on canvas, Ailsa Mellon Bruce Collection

Much of this footage comes from a French documentary of 1952 – ‘From Sacha Guitry’s film Ceux de chez nous 1914-15’