A Day With Claude Monet In Giverny

Author: Adrien Goetz
Publisher: Flammarion-Pere Castor
ISBN: 9782080203069
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This beautiful slipcased volume offers an intimate tour inside Monet s home and through the idyllic Giverny garden that inspired his most iconic paintings. Monet first spotted the village of Giverny from the window of a train and then relocated to the rural haven outside Paris in 1883. Monet was an artist with a passion for painting landscapes and outdoor scenes, and the garden at Giverny soon became the Impressionist master s greatest artistic accomplishment and a catalyst for his work. In 1890, Monet began renovating it, installing a picturesque water lily pond inspired by the Japanese prints he avidly collected. The setting of Monet s "Water Lilies "series his most famous works it is now the most visited garden of its size in the Western world. The beautifully vivid illustrations of Monet s paintings, his home, and the grounds give readers unprecedented access into the flowery paradise to which Monet dedicated the last forty years of his life. Lovers of garden design and Impressionist art are invited on an intimate tour via this handsome volume."

Monet

Author: Antony Mason
Publisher: Barrons Juveniles
ISBN: 9780812091748
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Looks at Monet's life and work and discusses the techniques he used to create many of his famous paintings

Light

Author: Eva Figes
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ISBN: 9781843682011
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Monet S Garden

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Publisher: Frances Lincoln
ISBN: 071120988X
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This behind-the-scenes exploration looks at the history of Claude Monet's garden at Giverny in France, and links the world of Monet the artist with Monet the gardener. Four chapters trace the garden through the different seasons of the year, paying special attention to the atmosphere and light that so preoccupied Monet and became the focus of his life as a painter. Throughout, the work done by Giverny's present-day gardeners is analysed to reveal the practical techniques of maintaining the most-visited garden in the world.

The Garden Of Claude Monet

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Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 9780764150357
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Taking readers to Monet's private gardens at Giverny--the subject of many of his finest landscape paintings--this collection of beautifully evocative modern photos depicts how the appearance of Giverny changes over the course of all four seasons. An informative text accompanies 35 photos and illustrations.

Monet S Passion

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Publisher: Pomegranate
ISBN: 9780876544433
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In this best-selling book Elizabeth Murray discusses the development and maintenance of Claude Monet's Giverny estate as well as Monet's color theories, design elements, and use of light and shade. Richly illustrated with Murray's lush photographs of the present-day Giverny gardens, Monet's Passion also offers full-color illustrations of the gardens drawn to scale and four Giverny-based garden plans that can be executed anywhere.

Moon Normandy Brittany

Author: Chris Newens
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1640490779
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Dramatic coastline, charming villages, unforgettable history, and distinct local culture: See a different side of France with Moon Normandy & Brittany Flexible itineraries for 1 to 5 days in Normandy and Brittany that can be combined into a 2-week trip, plus suggestions for easy side trips Strategic advice for foodies, art lovers, history buffs, outdoor adventurers, and more Must-see highlights and unique experiences: Hike the dramatic chalk cliffs of Étretat or stroll the gardens that inspired Monet's Water Lilies. Cycle the rolling hills and endless backroads to small villages and sip cider with locals at a Celtic Festoù-noz pulsing with traditional dance and music. Pay your respects at the D-Day beaches and monuments and learn about the largest military landing in history. Admire the spectacular monastery rising above the tidal plains of Mont Saint Michel and enjoy fresh seafood in Saint-Malo Honest advice on where to stay, how to get around, and where to find the best regional cuisine, from creamy cheeses in Normandy to Breton galettes and cider Local perspective from British expat and local expert Chris Newens Full-color photos and detailed maps throughout Background information on the landscape, history, and cultural customs of each region Handy tools such as a French phrasebook and tips for traveling with children or as a senior With Moon Normandy & Brittany's practical tips and local insight on the best things to do and see, you can plan your trip your way. Exploring more of France? Try Moon Paris Walks. Craving the beach? Check out Moon Amalfi Coast.

Monet S Garden

Author: Vivian Russell
Publisher: Frances Lincoln
ISBN: 9780711238435
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A new paperback edition of Vivian Russell's much-admired exploration of Claude Monet's garden at Giverny. This book ventures behind the scenes to chart the history of one of the world's most famous gardens, linking the world of Monet the artist with Monet the gardener. Four chapters trace the garden through the changing seasons, paying special attention to the atmosphere and light that so preoccupied Money and became the focus of his life as a painter. Throughout, the work done by Giverny's present-day gardeners is analysed to reveal the practical techniques of maintaining the most-visited garden in the world.

Zoey In Monet S Garden

Author: Sharon DeVetter
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ISBN: 9780692752166
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"Zoey in Monet's Garden" is the story of Zoey the cat's mischievous day frolicking around Impressionist painter Claude Monet's beautiful garden in Giverny, France. With lots of pretty flowers and meandering paths, Zoey weaves her way through a colorful adventure, along the way discovering some of Monet's favorite subjects to paint - such as the shimmering, pastel pond and his much-loved Japanese bridge!

Monet Water Lilies

Author: Jean Dominique Rey
Publisher: Flammarion-Pere Castor
ISBN: 9782080300768
Size: 77.20 MB
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A complete catalog of 210 paintings from private and public collections analyzes the master artist's contributions to the Impressionist art form, in a volume that links Monet's childhood passion for nature and drawing to his subsequent achievements with light.