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The Starry Night, 1889
Oil on canvas
29 x 36 1/4" (73.7 x 92.1 cm)
The Museum of Modern Art, New York.
Acquired through the Lillie P. Bliss Bequest
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Image at top of page:
Claude Monet. Water Lilies. 1914-26. Oil on canvas, three panels. The Museum of Modern Art, New York.
Mrs. Simon Guggenheim Fund. © 2011 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York/ADAGP, Paris.
Photo © 2011 Jason Brownrigg