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 (mō-nā′, mô-), Claude 1840-1926.
French painter and founder of impressionism noted for his examinations of the effects of changing light and atmosphere, as in the series Water Lilies (1899-1925).


(French mɔnɛ)
(Biography) Claude (klod). 1840–1926, French landscape painter; the leading exponent of impressionism. His interest in the effect of light on colour led him to paint series of pictures of the same subject at different times of day. These include Haystacks (1889–93), Rouen Cathedral (1892–94), the Thames (1899–1904), and Water Lilies (1899–1906)



Claude, 1840–1926, French painter.
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If Monet's really Debussy, and Debussy's really Monet, neither gentleman is worth his salt--that's my opinion.
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Ille etiam caecos instare tumultus Saepe monet, fraudesque et operta tunescere bella.
They talked of the places they had been to in the summer, of studios, of the various schools; they mentioned names which were unfamiliar to Philip, Monet, Manet, Renoir, Pissarro, Degas.
Duplex libelli dos est: quod risum movet, Et quod prudenti vitam consilio monet.
In the second pic, Monet is covering her face with her hands as Gardner prepares to put the ring on her finger.
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