At Christie’s February 27th Sale:
— Claude Monet (1840-1926)
Saule pleureur et bassin aux nymphÃ©as [Weeping willow and pond with water lilies]
stamped with signature â€˜Claude Monetâ€™ (Lugt 1819b; lower left)
oil on canvas
78 1/2 x 70 3/4 in. (199 x 180 cm.)
Painted in Giverny in 1916-1919.
Estimate “upon request,” meaning: If you have to ask, you can’t afford it.