[moh-ney; French maw-ne]
- Claude [klawd; French klohd] /klɔd; French kloʊd/, 1840–1926, French painter.
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The mini- Monet, as many have come to know him, had his first solo exhibition shortly after.Blessed or Cursed? Child Prodigies Reveal All
November 17, 2014
In 1970, and again in 1980, restitution was back on the agenda, and my mother and my aunt reclaimed paintings by Monet and Léger.My Grandfather's War: Recovering the Art the Nazis Stole
October 5, 2014
And when Monet arrived at his house, her earlier concerns disappeared.
So when the man grabbed her and threw her onto the floor, Monet went into survival mode.
And could you carry your lunch to school if all you had to wrap it was a Monet?The Bag That Launched 1,000 Lunches
December 26, 2013
Remember Monet, who could not get anyone to buy his pictures for a hundred francs.The Moon and Sixpence
W. Somerset Maugham
Whistler or Monet might picture for us the murk and mystery of this pregnant gloom.The Gate of Appreciation
For Monet man has no existence, but only the earth and the light.The History of Modern Painting, Volume 3 (of 4)
There is only one man in the world who can hold Hourticq's leg, and that is Monet.
Monet and Renaud were with us when it was lowered into the grave.
- Claude (klod). 1840–1926, French landscape painter; the leading exponent of impressionism. His interest in the effect of light on colour led him to paint series of pictures of the same subject at different times of day. These include Haystacks (1889–93), Rouen Cathedral (1892–94), the Thames (1899–1904), and Water Lilies (1899–1906)
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