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Corner of the Garden at Montgeron  1877

by Claude Monet

Created at the very height of Impressionism by the leader of the movement, Claude Monet, this work is a typical example of how the Impressionist artists sought to convey a passing glimpse or impression of nature as seen by the human eye. For this purpose Monet took as his motif a blooming garden, and very successfully created an image of vivid, changing nature. The colouri...
175 × 194 cm (68.9 × 76.4 in)
Oil on Canvas
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