For Monet, the act of creation was always a painful struggle. His obsession to express emotions and to transmit light effects over nature was much more intense than his contemporaries. In his words: “Skills come and go… Art is always the same: a transposition of Nature that requests as much will as sensitivity. I strive and struggle against the sun…should as well paint with gold and precious stones.”
Series: Best of...
Number Of Pages: 200
Published: 1st June 2011
Dimensions (cm): 28.0 x 23.8 x 2.4
Weight (kg): 1.47