Claude Monet

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Date of birth
1840-11-14
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1926-12-05
 

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Camille Doncieux (1879, 1870, Marriage)
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Giverny (1926, 1880)
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One of the artists who initiated the technique used in Impressionist art, Monet remained faithful to Impressionism throughout his painting career.
Category
fine arts and crafts
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painter
Connections from
claude monet fellow-student was eugene delacroix (Eugène Delacroix)
claude monet fellow-student was jean-baptiste camille corot (Jean-Baptiste Camille Corot)
claude monet fellow-student was camille pissarro (Camille Pissarro)
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paul gauguin bought works by claude monet (Paul Gauguin)
pierre-auguste renoir met claude monet (Pierre-Auguste Renoir)
achille-claude debussy impressed by claude monet (Claude Debussy)
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After Monet's mother died in 1857, his aunt encouraged him to be an artist. (Details)
She owned a small studio where Monet painted and by the time he was 18, he was already selling his work. (Details)
He was known particularly for his caricatures, but the Havre town council refused to grant him a scholarship because it felt he was not a serious artist. (Details)
 

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