Birthday of Claude Monet (1840-1926)
November 14

French landscape painter, founder of Impressionism, who lived more than forty years in Giverny, where he painted the lyrical series featuring the lily ponds of his own garden. Monet always painted outdoors, with regard for his subjects' natural beauty.

To view reproductions of Monet's paintings, read a timeline of his life, and learn about exhibitions of his works worldwide, visit the Inter-Monet website.

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