Monet or the Triumph of Impressionism por Daniel Wildenstein

Monet or the Triumph of Impressionism por Daniel Wildenstein

February 22, 2020

Titulo del libro : Monet or the Triumph of Impressionism
Autor : Daniel Wildenstein
Número de páginas : 613
ISBN : 3836551012

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Daniel Wildenstein con Monet or the Triumph of Impressionism

Master of the sublime: The essential Impressionist
  Along with Turner, no artist has sought more than Claude Monet (1840–1926) to capture light itself on canvas. Of all the Impressionists, it was the man Cézanne called “only an eye, but my God what an eye!” who stayed completely true to the principle of absolute fidelity to the visual sensation, painting directly from the object.

It could be said that Monet reinvented the possibilities of color, and whether it was through his early interest in Japanese prints, his time in the dazzling light of Algeria as a conscript, or his personal acquaintance with the major painters of the late 1800s, what Monet produced throughout his long life would change forever the way we perceive both the natural world and its attendant phenomena. The high point of his explorations was the late series of waterlilies, painted in his own garden at Giverny, which, in their moves toward almost total formlessness, are really the origin of abstract art.

This biography does full justice to this most remarkable and profoundly influential artist, and offers numerous reproductions and archive photos alongside a detailed and insightful commentary.