Claude Monet was a founder and central figure of the 19th century art movement known as Impressionism. Early in his career, Monet painted realistic landscapes, but after the 1870s he focused more on the effect of changing light on everyday objects. Often...
November 14, 1840,
December 5, 1926
Oscar-Claude Monet was a founder of French Impressionist painting, and the
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studied art in Paris, first at the Academie Suisse (in 1859), then after two years of military service in Algeria at the atelier of Charles Gleyre, where he met artists who would become fellow Impressionists : Renoir, Sisley, and Bazille.
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Apr 29, 2015 ... Claude Monet, in full Oscar-Claude Monet (born November 14, 1840, Paris,
France—died December 5, 1926, Giverny), French painter who ...
Artworks and analysis: Claude Monet was masterful as a colorist and as a painter
of light and atmosphere whose observations of the same subject, viewed at ...
The French painter Claude Monet was the leading figure in the growth of
impressionism, a movement in which painters looked to nature for inspiration and
Claude Monet was born in Paris on November 14, 1840 but all his impressions
as a child and teenager are related to the city of Le Havre where his family ...
Monet found subjects in his immediate surroundings, as he painted the people
and places he knew best.”