The Sea, Pourville probably dates from July or August 1899. 1 According to a note written by Whistler's sister-in-law, Rosalind Birnie Philip (1873-1958), on the back of the panel, it was painted at Pourville in 1899.
The Sea, Pourville
, Terra Foundation for American Art
The Sea, Pourville, No. 1
, The Hyde Collection
Grey and Gold: High Tide at Pourville
, Freer Gallery of Art
It was probably painted around the same time as several other seascapes including The Sea, Pourville, No. 1 [YMSM 516] and
Grey and Gold: High Tide at Pourville [YMSM 523].