Eye on Art: Claude Monet: Founder of French Impressionism, 1st Edition

  • Danielle Haynes
  • Published By: Lucent Press (Rosen)
  • ISBN-10: 1534565302
  • ISBN-13: 9781534565302
  • DDC: 759.4
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 10th Grade
  • 104 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released September 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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Claude Monet is one of the most famous painters in history, and he is considered a pioneer of the Impressionist movement. What is Impressionism, and how does Monet's work reflect its purest principles? Readers discover the answers to these and other questions about Monet's life and work as they examine the stories behind some of his most beloved paintings. Colorful examples of his work and photographs from his life fill the pages, alongside annotated quotes from art historians, other artists, and Monet himself. Detailed sidebars appeal to young artists and provide more fascinating details about Monet's life.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Introduction: Leading a Movement.
1: Childhood in Le Havre.
2: Introduction of a Muse.
3: Argenteuil and Retreat from War.
4: A New Level of Success.
5: Creating a Life in Giverny.
For More Information.
Picture Credits.
About the Author.