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Monet's Water Lilies


Claude Monet (1840-1926) is considered the founder of the impressionist movement, which involved many elements of nature. Monet completed over 250 paintings of the water lilies in his gardens in northwestern France.

View the Paintings:

Claude Monet, Les Nymphéas (The Water Lilies), are a suite of paintings on permanent exhibition at the Musée de l'Orangerie in Paris. The paintings span entire walls of the gallery. Visit these fabulous paintings virtually through this YouTube video.

One of Monet’s missions was to capture water lilies under different light conditions. This video highlights some of Monet’s water lilies collection.

Paint like Monet:

How to paint Monet’s water lilies - This is a step by step video to show you how you can try your hand at this technique

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