• Sign In
  • Help
  • My Basket0
Monet - Colour library (Paperback)
  • Monet - Colour library (Paperback)

Monet - Colour library (Paperback)

(author), (author), (author)
Paperback 128 Pages / Published: 12/08/1998
  • In stock online

Usually despatched within 24 hours

  • This item has been added to your basket
Your local Waterstones may have stock of this item. Please check by using Click & Collect

Impressionism took its name from the title of a painting that Claude Monet (1840-1926) exhibited in 1874. More than any other artist, Monet was the creator of the Impressionist vision, which has so forcefully shaped the way in which he habitually see nature today. For sixty years he continuously explored ways of translating his experiences into paint, in pictures that take us from the bustling life of Paris in the 1860s to the seclusion of his own water-garden, which he painted in his last years.

John House's introduction to Monet's life and work presents a sequence of dazzling illustrations that chart the artist's progress as he became increasingly preoccupied with colour and atmospheric effect, and the direct studies of nature gave way to paintings of greater richness and harmony, in which the play of varied colours replaced the conventional drawing and modelling of forms.

Publisher: Phaidon Press Ltd
ISBN: 9780714827230
Number of pages: 128
Weight: 567 g
Dimensions: 305 x 225 x 10 mm
Edition: 3rd Revised edition

You may also be interested in...

Walk Through Walls
Added to basket
Wall and Piece
Added to basket
£14.99   £11.99
Art Oracles
Added to basket
Ronnie Wood: Artist
Added to basket
Lucky Day Celebration Garlands
Added to basket
Other printed item
Added to basket
Rob Ryan 2018 Wall Calendar
Added to basket
Added to basket
We Go to the Gallery
Added to basket
Tokyo Ghoul Illustrations: zakki
Added to basket


Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.