Stole Clear Morning with Willows - Claude Monet

Stole Clear Morning with Willows - Claude Monet

Claude Monet (1840 - 1926)

A stole inspired by a part of the series showcased at the Orangerie, a composition of a scenery of water lined with lilies, willow branches, reflections of trees and clouds,
"the illusion of an endless whole, of water without horizon or shore" according to the very terms used ...
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Characteristics

Museum :
Musée d'Orsay
Materials :
Silk 100%, Wool
EAN :
3336728455578
Matière de l'article :
65% Laine-35%soie
Model dimensions :
170 cm x 33 cm
Reference :
CH100393

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Author :
Claude Monet (1840-1926)

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Claude Monet (1840-1926)

Claude Monet (1840-1926) grew up in Le Havre where he painted landscapes of nature. After a stay in Paris, he moved to Argenteuil in 1872 where Renoir, Sisley, Manet, Pissarro and Caillebote joined him. Together, they organized an exhibition of the works denied by the Official Salon in 1874 where Monet presented 'Impression, rising sun'. The artist became leader of the Impressionnist art movement destined to capture natural light rather than trying to represent reality at its best. In 1883 he moved to Giverny, his place of creation and his artwork where he dedicated himself to painting his pond. He painted twelve artworks of the white water lilys as only subject for 10 years. At 49, the artist finally found success when he is acclaimed by the critics during a retrospective devoted to him by the gallery Petit.