Sunday, 20 May 2012

Water Lilies (A Famous Painting Series by Claude Monet )

From 1840–1926 French Impressionist Claude Monet is series nearly 250 oil. During the last thirty years of his life, Monet's flower garden at Giverny and were the main focus of Monet's artistic production. While Monet suffered from cataracts, many workers were painted. The paintings are on display at museums all over the world, including the Musée Marmottan Monet is situated in Paris. The paintings are also display the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, the Art Institute of Chicago, the Saint Louis Art Museum, the
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City, Missouri, the Carnegie Museum of Art, the National Museum of Wales, the Musée des Beaux-Arts de Nantes and the Portland Art Museum. Monet built a pair of oval rooms at the Musée de l'Orangerie as a permanent home for eight water lily murals in 1920s in the state of France. In 1927 on 16 May, the exhibit opened to the public. In 2007 at June On 19 one paintings of Monet’s was sold for £18.5 million at a Sotheby's auction in London. On 24 at June in 2008 Monet's another painting was sold for almost £41 million at Christie's in London, almost double the estimate of £18 to £24 million. In 2010 Giovanna Bertazzoni, Christie's auction house director and head of impressionist and modern art, said "Claude Monet's water-lily paintings are amongst the most recognised and celebrated works of the 20th Century and were hugely influential to many of the following generations of artists"
Water lily is the national flower in Bangladesh. It is grows in ponds, canal, river and other place of water. It mainly grows in the season of rainy.

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