Arts Everyday Living: What Do You Know About Monet–Through the Eyes of His Friend Renoir

Auguste Renoir, Claude Monet, 1872, oil on canvas, Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

Title: Claude Monet

Artist: Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)


I have to travel today. The series on Monet will continue on Sunday, October 29, 2023. In the meantime, here is a portrait of the 32 year old  French Impressionist done by his friend and colleague Auguste Renoir. In which Monet is relaxing, reading a book and taking a needed break from painting.




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