The Hospice Lighthouse at Honfleur

Claude Monet’s circa-1865 India ink on paper is the only known ink by the artist. According to Parisian gallerist Helene Bailly, it was produced for an engraver charged with printing a promotional piece for Monet’s painting The Mouth of the River at Honfleur, which the artist was showing at the Salon des Beaux Arts. The […]