Tag: france

The Water Garden

September 14, 2014 – Claude Monet’s House and Garden located in Giverny, France. Claude Monet was the founder of the French Impressionist style. He lived here from 1883 until his death at the age of 86 in 1926. Posted by >oxfordblues84 on 2015-02-03 00:30:25 more about Claude Monet

Étretat waterfront

A view of Étretat, Seine Maritime, Normandy. Known as a settlement since the Roman times, Étretat had a pretty uneventful history. By the end of the 18th century, before the French Revolution, it was a tiny fishing village only known for its oyster farms supplying seafood to the table of Marie Antoinette, Queen of France…

Japanese Bridge

Japanese Bridge | Claude Monet’s house in Givergny, France. | September 1, 2012 | Canon EOS 5D Mark III | ¹⁄₂₅₀ sec at f/9.0 500 Posted by >stshank on 2012-09-14 14:10:21 more about Claude Monet

The house

Revisit of Giverny. In a few uploads little series. This series is on garden overview After Claude Monet’s death in 1926, his son Michel inherited the house and garden of Giverny. He did not live there and it was Monet’s step-daughter Blanche who took care of the property. Unfortunately after the Second World War the…