Claude Monet

Whit Miller, Art Period 7, Art #12

Life of Claude Monet

Born in Paris France on November 14, 1840, Monet was a famous painter most known for his collection of water lilies paintings. After a life of depression, poverty, and illness. He died on December 5, 1926 at the age of 86.

"Everyone discusses my art and pretends to understand, as if it were necessary to understand, when it is simply necesary to love."

Claude Monet

Monet was apart of the impressionism movement

impressionism- a style of painting originating in France in the 1860s,characterized by a concern with depicting the visual impression of the moment, especially in terms of the shifting effect of light and color.

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