Valuable Painting Ruined in Fire

MOMA April, 1958 had a fire that resulted in the loss of a a 18 foot water lilies painting by Claude Monet. It was valued at $40,000. One workman died in the fire. For a time, a number of people were trapped.

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Valuable Painting Ruined in Fire -

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  1. The Rhinelander Daily News,
  2. 16 Apr 1958, Wed,
  3. Page 1

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  • Valuable Painting Ruined in Fire — MOMA April, 1958 had a fire that resulted in the loss of a a 18 foot water lilies painting by Claude Monet. It was valued at $40,000. One workman died in the fire. For a time, a number of people were trapped.

    sandialtner – 29 May 2014