By Kelsey Sloup
Claude Monet- 1840-1926. One of the founders of Impressionism who is well known for his nature scenes.
Pierre-Auguste Renoir- 1841-1919. Known for his paintings of women and children.
Edgar Degas- 1834-1917. His work is often identified with dance. More than half of his paintings involve dancers.
Camille Pissarro- 1830-1903. One of the oldest artists in the movement. Many of his works involve nature scenes from villages.