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Monet’s Garden, Giverny_0334

“Claude Monet’s gardens at Giverny are like his paintings—brightly coloured patches that are messy but balanced. Flowers were his brushstrokes, a bit untamed and slapdash, but part of a carefully composed design.” Rick Steves In 1883 Monet, his wife Alice and their children moved into a farmhouse at Giverny, 80 kilometres west of Paris in…