maya47000: On s’étonne trop de ce qu’on voit rarement et pas assez de ce qu’on voit tous les jours. Mme De Genlis We wonder too many of it we rarely see and not enough of it we see every day. Mme De Genlis
Edouard Manet was a French print maker and painter during the 1870's. Once classified as an realist, he is now regarded as an impressionist who influenced and was influenced by impressionist painters. Manet's paintings are known for his brilliant "alla prima" technique. His relatively short career resulted from an early style to freely brushed compositions of Symbolism. Edouard Manet will always be remembered as a brilliant painter in the French era of the seventeenth century.