French artistic pioneer Edouard Manet (1832-1883) never exhibited with the Impressionists, but he admired and worked with them. The painting above is Manet’s tribute to Claude Monet (1840-1926) the leader of the revolutionary movement, who is painting in his studio boat accompanied by wife Camille Monet.
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JOHN SINGER SARGENT & FRIENDS IN THE GARDEN OF AN ITALIAN VILLA You can’t do sketches enough. Sketch everything and keep your curiosity fresh. John Singer Sargent* American artist John Singer Sargent (1856-1925) was a virtuoso of the brushstroke, evident in both formal portraits of the rich and famous […]