French artist Eugene Boudin (1824-1898) was a master of seascapes and his art was an inspiration for the young Claude Monet (1840-1926), who worked with the older painter in their native city Le Havre in Normandy. Boudin also traveled to Venice and like so many painters through the centuries, captured in paint monumental landmarks […]
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Every artist has a special place that moves them deeply, the source of a bounty of works of art. For American Impressionist Childe Hassam (1859-1935), it was the Isle of Shoals, just off the coast of New Hampshire, where he painted both coastal views (above) and the blossoming flower garden (below) planted by his […]
Australian Impressionist John Peter Russell (1858-1930) and French Impressionist Claude Monet (1840-1926) were both colleagues and friends, capturing the dramatic coasts of France, from southern Antibes to the northern island of Belle-Ile.