Tag: Claude Monet

Claude Monet, Rue Montorgeuil

Claude Monet (1840-1926), La rue Montorgeuil, fête du 30 juin 1878 (1878), oil on canvas, 81 x 50 cm, Musée d’Orsay Rue Montorgeuil, Celebration of June 30, 1878 Posted by >f_snarfel on 2009-02-03 13:15:25 more about Claude Monet

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…