Coup de cœur du concours de peinture de Décembre sur www.myrankart.com Tout Pres De La Terre by Bernard CHATEL
In this Impressionist painting, the sun is set against the dawn, a vibrant orange color rising against the gray setting of its motionless surroundings. The movement’s name was engendered by this Monet paining, “Impression: Sunrise” (1873, Musee Marmottan, Paris), when critics called Monet and his comrades “Impressionists.”
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Monet "Impression, Sunrise" 1873. So in love with this painting. This painting/title is why the painters called themselves Impressionists
Impression soleil levant - Monet * Ce tableau est à la base du mouvement impressionniste. Monet avait la volonté de représenter "l'instant, le moment" avec toutes les nuances de lumière qui l'entoure, donnant un coup de pinceau rapide et par petites touches.
Larger view of Claude Monet: Impression: Sunrise - 1872
Impression Sunrise, Claude Monet
Impression ~ 'Sunrise' detail ~ Claude Monet
Champ d'avoine (Oat Field) by Claude Monet. In 1872, he painted Impression, Sunrise ) depicting a Le Havre port landscape. From the painting's title, art critic Louis Leroy coined the term "Impressionism", which he intended as disparagement but which the Impressionists appropriated for themselves.
Claude Monet. Impression: Sunrise. People remembered the name of this painting, and gave the name "Impressionism" to this type of painting that Monet and some of his friends did.