Boaters at Argenteuil

By Claude Oscar Monet SKU:40562

"Boaters at Argenteuil" is a masterpiece painted by Claude Monet in 1874. It embodies the essence of the Impressionist art movement with its vibrant colors, loose brushstrokes, and emphasis on capturing fleeting moments. The painting depicts a leisurely scene on the river, showcasing Monet's fascination with light and reflections. What makes this painting truly special is its ability to transport viewers into a serene world of nature, evoking a sense of tranquility and freedom. Through its innovative techniques, "Boaters at Argenteuil" stands as a testament to Monet's artistic genius and his contribution to the art world.

37 cm

Please note: by default the aspect ratio of the original artwork is used.

Need a special size? Request a quote or watch our expainer video to choose the correct size.

Add to wishlist Remove from wishlist
Total € 195

Monet’s “Boaters at Argenteuil,” painted in 1874, is a masterpiece that holds significant importance in the world of art. This captivating painting exemplifies the Impressionist movement, which aimed to capture the fleeting moments of everyday life with an emphasis on light, color, and atmosphere. By understanding the context, technique, and impact of this artwork, we can appreciate why it is regarded as a truly special piece.

Argenteuil, a small town on the banks of the Seine River in France, was a favorite subject for Monet. The painting depicts a leisurely scene on the river, where people are enjoying a sunny day on their boats. Monet’s choice to portray this moment in time reflects his fascination with capturing the transient effects of light and movement.

One of the most notable aspects of “Boaters at Argenteuil” is Monet’s use of vibrant colors and loose brushstrokes. This technique, characteristic of Impressionism, allows the viewer to perceive the scene from a distance, with the colors blending harmoniously when seen up close. Monet’s innovative approach challenged the traditional techniques prevalent during his time and set the stage for the development of modern art.

In addition to its artistic significance, “Boaters at Argenteuil” holds historical importance. This painting showcases Monet’s deep connection with Argenteuil, where he lived for several years and found inspiration for many of his renowned works. The town’s proximity to Paris made it easily accessible for the artist, who sought to capture the leisure activities and landscapes of this suburban retreat.

Original size:
82.5 x 61.8 cm (width x height)
Art style:
Minimal order width:
50 cm
Maximum order width:
183 cm

At our art gallery, we take pride in offering comprehensive global shipping to our esteemed clientele. We understand the significance of your art acquisitions and the need to transport them with utmost care. Hence, we are committed to delivering your chosen paintings to any address worldwide and free of any additional charge.

Our reliable courier service partners are experienced in handling precious art pieces and ensure that your painting reaches you in pristine condition. We offer fully insured, door-to-door delivery, providing you with peace of mind that your artwork is protected during transit.

Moreover, to accommodate your unique framing preferences, we offer the distinctive service of sending your purchased artwork directly to any framer across the globe. This enables you to have your painting framed locally by your trusted framer, reducing the risk of damage during transportation.

Regardless of your location or your framer’s, we strive to make the process as seamless as possible. It is our goal to provide exceptional service that caters to your needs and ensures the safe delivery of your valuable artwork.

We invite you to experience our hassle-free, worldwide shipping service, which is aimed at delivering your prized art pieces safely and efficiently, wherever you may be.

Similar paintings

Customer experiences

Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Great experience
Great experience! The painting was delivered super fast and exceeds my expectations. Vivid colors, beautiful details. Simple ordering procedure on…
Tim Knobben, January 17, 2024
Rated 5 out of 5 stars
A super satisfied customer!
I received my painting today and it looks great! The colors are vibrant and the quality is top notch! Highly…
Dylan Korenromp, December 15, 2023
Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Highly recommended!
My new painting just arrived and I am really extremely happy with it! It sounds cliché but the painting is…
Sven Korthuis, October 31, 2023
Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Very satisfied and will definitely order here again in the future.
Painting is exactly what I expected it to be. Price/quality is good and would definitely recommend them. Prompt delivery and…
Bram Lucas, November 24, 2023
Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Very happy with my painting
Very happy with my painting of my pet. Quality is beyond expectations. Customer service answered my questions well and gave…
Kelly van Haren, November 2, 2023
Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Received my painting today….
Today received my painting of:The Scream (after Munch) 1984 by Andy Warhol. Very happy with my order. And the quality…
Nicol, November 21, 2023
Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Incredibly happy with my painting of…
Incredibly happy with my painting of Gustav Klimt! It fits our home perfectly and the delivery went top notch as…
Dian Mastenbroek, November 6, 2023
Rated 5 out of 5 stars
This already the second time I have had a…
This already the second time I order a painting. Top quality and perfect service. The Mona Lisa hanging in our…
Ali El Habziz, November 4, 2023
Rated 5 out of 5 stars
What a surprise
Received today the painting of our dog we ordered. What a surprise! Beautifully painted, brilliant colors and very realistic. Warmly…
Ingrid Wilmink, November 3, 2023
Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Looks great in our new home
Looks great in our new home! A real work of art and neat delivery
Marije Paus, November 2, 2023
Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Super nice assortment
Super nice selection and products delivered quickly! Very happy with it!
Luuk Rouwhorst, October 31, 2023
Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Turned out very beautiful!
JM, November 2, 2023