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Claude Monet (14 November 1840 in Paris - December 5, 1926 (86 years) at Giverny), was a French painter, one of the founders of the Impressionist movement, painter of landscapes and portraits. Born in Paris, he grew up in Le Havre and is particularly hard to design.

He began his artistic career by producing portraits in charge of notables of the city . In 1859 , he moved to Paris to try his luck on the advice of Eugène Boudin and with the help of his Aunt . After classes at the Academy in Switzerland and Charles Gleyre and meet Johan Barthold Jongkind , all interrupted by military service in Algeria , Monet noted for his paintings of Honfleur bay. In 1866, he knows success at the Salon of painting with The Woman in green dress representative Camille Doncieux he married in 1870. Throughout this period , however, is marked by great uncertainty. He then fled the war of 1870 in London and the Netherlands . In the British capital , he met the art Paul Durand- Ruel will be his main source of income for the rest of his career merchant. Returned to France , the first Impressionist exhibition of future place in 1874. In 1876 , he met Ernest Hoschedé , a patron who will quickly go bankrupt. In 1878 , the latter, his family and that of Monet landscape in a shared house in Vetheuil . Camille's death in 1879 and the many absences Ernest , lead to reconciliation with Alice Hoschedé Monet . In addition to painting intensively Seine , Claude travels regularly on the Normandy coast to paint. In 1883 , he and the family finally moved to Hoschedés Giverny. This move is about to end financial troubles , Monet even becoming wealthy at the end of its existence. Monet , however, does not show particularly generous before his last few years. After moving in, he stays in Bordighera, on the French Riviera and Belle- Île-en -Mer. From 1890 , Monet devoted to a series of paintings , that is to say, he painted the same pattern at different times of the day, different seasons . It then painted canvases sometimes dozens of parallel , changing according to the present effect . It begins with the wheels , then performs The Poplars Series of Rouen Cathedral , the Parliaments of London and The Lilies of his garden, he comes in large format painting great decorations . Indeed, since 1903 , Monet devoted himself intensively gardening. In 1908, he also painted in Venice but without serial . The end of his life was marked by the death of Alice and a cataract that affects his work. He died at age 86 from a lung infection. Monet painted in front of the model on its entire canvas in the first drafts , then editing it many times until the result satisfies . Contrary to what he says , he finished most of his paintings in the studio, modeled on other paints to paint a series of others. From a difficult character , quick to anger as discouragement , Claude Monet is a hard worker who does not hesitate to defy the weather to practice his passion. Monet summarizes his life and the best way : "What - was he to tell me? What can there be to say, I ask you, a man that nothing in the world interested in his painting - and also its garden and flowers. "

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