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Where the original paintings can be seen
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[1]   The Thames Below Westminster, 1871 – Claude Monet (National Gallery, London, www.nationalgallery.org.uk)
[2]   The Last of Old Westminster, 1862 – James McNeill Whistler (Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, www.mfa.org)
[3]   The Houses of Parliament from Westminster Bridge, 1906 – André Derain (Cleveland Museum of Art,
          www.clevelandart.org)

[4]   Big Ben, 1897 or 1907 – Childe Hassan (Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, www.corcoran.org)
[5]   Houses of Parliament, Effect of Sunlight, 1903 – Claude Monet (Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York,
          www.brooklynmuseum.org)

[6]   Big Ben, London, c.1906 – André Derain (Musée d’Art Moderne, Troyes, France, www.musees-troyes.com)
[7]   Westminster Bridge and the Fire of 1834 – JMW Turner (Philadelphia Museum of Art, www.philamuseum.org)
[8]   The Palace of Westminster, 1906–07 – André Derain (Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York,
          www.metmuseum.org)

[9]   The Palace of Westminster, 1892 – George Vivat Cole (Guildhall Art Gallery, London,
          www.collage.cityoflondon.gov.uk)

[10] The Houses of Parliament from Millbank, 1861 – David Roberts (Museum of London,
          www.museumoflondon org.uk)

[11]  The Houses of Parliament, 1881 – Winslow Homer (Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden/Smithsonian
          Institution, Washington, www.hirshhorn.si.edu)
[12]  Timber Wharf and Dust Shoot – Site of County Hall, 1906 – William Alister Macdonald (Guildhall Art Gallery,
          London,
www.collage.cityoflondon.gov.uk)
[13]  Waterloo Bridge: Ebb Tide Taken from Charing Cross Railway Bridge, 1888 – John Crowther (Guildhall Art
          Gallery, London,
www.collage.cityoflondon.gov.uk)
[14]  South Bank of the River Thames, between Waterloo and Hungerford Bridges, c. 1870 – Anonymous (The
          Guildhall Library, London,
www.collage.cityoflondon.gov.uk)
[15]  Charing Cross Bridge, Overcast Day, 1900 – Claude Monet (Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, www.mfa.org)
[16]  Waterloo Bridge, London, 1903 – Claude Monet (Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburg, www.cmoa.org)
[17]  Charing Cross Bridge, London, 1890 – Camille Pissarro (National Gallery of Art, Washington, www.nga.gov)
[18]  Hungerford Bridge at Charing Cross, 1906–1907 – André Derain (Private Collection)
[19]  Charing Cross Bridge, London, 1906–1907 – André Derain (National Gallery of Art, Washington, www.nga.gov)
[20]  St. Paul’s from the Surrey Side, 1873 – Charles-François Daubigny (National Gallery, London,
           www.nationalgallery.org.uk)
[21]  Blackfriars Bridge, 1906–07 – André Derain (Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow,
           www.museumsgalleriesscotland.org.uk)
[22]  Opening of the New Blackfriars Bridge by Queen Victoria, 1869 – George Chambers (The Guildhall Library,
           London,
www.collage.cityoflondon.gov.uk)
[23]  The River Thames from Blackfriars to Waterloo, 1900 – Henry Tidmarsh (The Guildhall Library, London,
          
www.collage.cityoflondon.gov.uk)
[24]  Construction of the Victoria Embankment in 1865 – E. A. Goodall (Museum of London,
         
www.museumoflondon org.uk)
[25]  St. Paul’s from the River: Morning Sun in Winter, 1906–07 – Henri le Sidaner (Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool,
          www.liverpoolmuseums.org.uk
)
[26]  St. Paul’s Cathedral from the Thames, 1906–07 – André Derain (Minneapolis Institute of Art, www.artsmia.org)
[27]  Barges on the Thames (Cannon Street Bridge), 1906–07 – André Derain (Leeds City Art Gallery,
           www.leedsartgallery.co.uk)
[28]  The Thames by Moonlight with Southwark Bridge, 1884 – John Atkinson Grimshaw (The Guildhall Library,
           London,
www.collage.cityoflondon.gov.uk)
[29]  London Bridge, 1906–07 – André Derain (Museum of Modern Art, New York, www.moma.org)
[30]  Untitled (The Thames, London), 1883–87 – Frank Myers Boggs (Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk, Virginia,
           www.chrysler.org
)
[31]  The Port of London, 1906–07 – André Derain (Private Collection)
[32]  Tower Bridge, 1906–07 – André Derain (Fridart Foundation on loan to the Courtauld Gallery, London,
           www.courtauld.ac.uk
)
[33]  The Custom House, 1835 – JMW Turner (Vancouver Art Gallery, Canada, www.vanartgallery.bc.ca)
[34]  The Pool of London, 1871 – Claude Monet (National Museum of Wales, Cardiff, www.museumwales.ac.uk)
[35]  Boats in the Pool of London, 1871 – Claude Monet (Private Collection)


Useful websites
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www.wheretheartiststood.co.uk
The sister site to this one which explores the suburbs Paris and other parts of France where leading painters of the Impressionist and Post-impressionist movements lived, worked and found their inspiration. Includes self-guided walks.
Another sister site to this one which explores the South of France where leading painters of the Impressionist and Post-impressionist movements lived, worked and found their inspiration. Includes self-guided walks.

Artsy’s mission is to make all the world’s art accessible to anyone with an Internet connection. They are a resource for art collecting and education.

http://blog.landscapedetective.co.uk
A fascinating site which seeks to explore the British landscape through the identification of scenes depicted in various paintings.



Bibliography and further reading
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Fragos, Emily (editor): Art and Artists Poems: Alfred A. Knopf, New York London Toronto, 2012

Hardin, Jennifer; House, John and ten-Doesschate Chu, Petra (contributors): Monet’s London (Artists’ Reflections on the Thames, 1859–1914) (exhibition catalogue): Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, Florida, 2005
Labrusse, Rémi; Munck, Jacqueline; House, John; Ireson, Nancy; Vegelin van Claerbergen, Ernst and Wright, Barnaby  (contributors): André Derain – The London Paintings (exhibition catalogue): Courtauld Institute of Art Gallery in association with Paul Holberton Publishing, London, 2005
Lochnan, Katharine (editor): Turner Whistler Monet (exhibition catalogue): Tate Publishing in association with the Art Gallery of Ontario, 2004
Reed, Nicholas: Camille Pissarro at Crystal Palace: Lilburne Press, London, 1995
Reed, Nicholas: Monet and the Thames: Lilburne Press, London, 1998
Thorold, Anne and Erickson, Kristen: Camille Pissarro and his Family: Ashmolean Museum Oxford, 1993