Saule pleureur et bassin aux nymphéas by Claude Monet

Claude Monet’s “Saule pleureur et bassin aux nymphéas” is a pivotal work from his Grande Décoration cycle, reflecting his exploration of pictorial abstraction during the years 1916-1919 at his Giverny home amidst the First World War turmoil​1​.

In October 2018, this masterpiece was framed by John Davies Framing in a Neoclassic Hollow CS91 frame. The frame, carved from lime wood on a pine base, gessoed and gilded with 23.4 carat gold leaf, measures Sight: 197.5 x 178.0 cm with a 15.5 cm profile width, harmonizing with the artwork’s grandeur.

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