Lavacourt under Snow

Lavacourt is a hamlet on the other side of the Seine from Vétheuil, where Monet had settled in 1878. Although dated 1881, this work was probably painted slightly earlier. The artist often signed his works long after completion, adding dates which were sometimes inaccurate.

Key facts

Artist dates
1840 - 1926
Full title
Lavacourt under Snow
Date made
about 1878-81
Medium and support
Oil on canvas
59.7 x 80.6 cm
Inscription summary
Signed; Dated
Acquisition credit
Sir Hugh Lane Bequest, 1917
Inventory number
Location in Gallery