Claude Monet

Life of a French Artist By Harper

Were and When

Born 1840 in Paris he was an artist from the start. He sold his first set of drawings at 15.

He started seriously to study art in his teen years. After gaining acceptance into the Salons of 1865 and 1866 he suffered deep dept. his mistress , Camille Doncieux, had given birth to a baby boy.

Later years

In his later years he spent most of the time painting. In 1892 Monet married Alice Hoschedé.

Big Impacts

Monet developed the main structure of impressionism. If Monet had not been an impressionist the world of art would just be about painting things how we really are and we would lose a lot of good art and artists.