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Artist a Day:  CLAUDE MONET

graphite, 24.8 x 15.2 cm, 1856

Caricature of a Man with a Large Nose

Monet's Works

Artist a day! CLAUDE MONET  (1840-1926) The influence of Monet in the history of art is seldom "underrated", as Art lovers tend to see only the amazing beauty that originates from his canvases, overlooking the complex technique and composition of his work.

oil on canvas, 66 x 82.3 cm, 1885

Boats on the Beach at Etretat

Monet's Works

The artist said: "I do not understand why everyone discusses my art and pretends to understand it as if it were necessary to understand when it is simply necessary to love".

oil on canvas, 81.2 x 92.8 cm, 1903

Houses of Parliament, London

Monet's Works

Monet's experiments, including his studies on the differences in the same object caused by daylight at various times of the day, and his "water lilies" are almost abstract in nature. They are a prologue to the art of the twentieth century.

oil on canvas, 66.5 x 82.5 cm, 1880

Apples and Grapes

Monet's Works

Famous Quotes by  Claude Monet: "Colour is a power which directly influences the soul." "The artist must train not only his eye but also his soul."

oil on canvas, 66.5 x 82.3 cm, 1882

Cliff Walk at Pourville

Monet's Works

oil on canvas, 89.8 x 101 cm, 1900

Water Lily Pond

Monet's Works

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