Tag: Giverny

Maison et Jardin de fleurs de Claude Monet

Claude Monet’s House & Flower Garden Giverny (Eure) Haute-Normandie, France Claude Monet, célèbre peintre impressionniste, a vécu de 1883 à 1926, soit quarante-trois ans, dans sa maison de Giverny. Passionné par le jardinage autant que par les couleurs, il a conçu son jardin de fleurs et son jardin d’eau comme de véritables œuvres qui ont…

Water Lilies and Bridge

The pond and water lillies at Claude Monet’s garden at Giverny near Paris are just as beautiful as the Monet paintings depict. It is a beautiful spot to walk around and see all those famous scenes that Monet painted. I would have loved to have spent more time here and seen what it looked it…

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…