monet monet  /moʊ ˈneɪ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) French impressionist painter (1840-1926)

News

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    Chabad Preschool has opened its popular Alphabet Art Program to all children in the community during the month of July. Created and taught by Chabad preschool teacher, Tracey Belland, the curriculum exposes students ages 3 to 6 to artists Monet, Pablo Picasso, Andy Warhol and Vincent Van Gogh.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Laguna Beach Independent

  2. Monet painting fetches $30.8 million in auction bidding battle

    A painting by Claude Monet fetched $30.8 million at a Sotheby's auction in London on Wednesday after a bidding battle jacked up the selling price of the work. The auction of Impressionist and Modern art brought in a total of $165.9 million.        
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Los Angeles Times

  3. Nahmads’ Monet Fetches $30.5 Million at Sotheby’s U.K.

    A Claude Monet painting of a Venetian palazzo sold tonight in London for 19.7 million pounds ($30.5 million), becoming another profitable investment for its seller, the Nahmad family of dealers.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Bloomberg

Quotes

  1. "I contemplated it in sort of the same way artists undertake a subject matter again and again," said Van Allsburg, who does the art for all of his books. "When Monet kept on painting haystacks, there was this desire of perfecting his art....
    on Feb 14, 2006 By: Chris Van Allsburg Source: NBC5.com

  2. Chicago, 67, recalled that when she was a young girl growing up on Chicago's North Side, she used to ride the bus to the Art Institute of Chicago to spend time with her "most treasured childhood friends - Monet, Cezanne, Degas, and...
    on Mar 23, 2007 By: Judy Chicago Source: Kansas City Star

  3. Chris Riopelle, curator of 19th century paintings at the National Gallery, said: "There has always been a great mystery behind Monet and how much influence his eyesight problems had on his work. This is a great insight." "However, it does not...
    on May 15, 2007 By: Jean-Paul Riopelle Source: Times Online

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