I Love Impressionist Art

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    Monet and Van Gogh

    I love Monet and the post-impressionist, Van Gogh.  I love to just stare at their paintings and try to figure how they did it.  I actually did a Starry Night reproduction...check it out in my photo album.
    btrfly09 btrfly09
    31-35, F
    Nov 10, 2007

    Van Gogh

    Although Van Gogh's work is considered post-impressionist it was his work that first brought me to love the style.
    GypsyFever GypsyFever
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Sep 23, 2007

    Claude Monet, Frederic Bazille, Mary Cassatt

    It's been interesting and enjoyable to learn about these artists; interesting because they were up against such resistance to their art; enjoyable because of their wonderful creations. I have a beautiful volume illustrated with Claude Monet's works. It also contains his...
    seabreeze5100 seabreeze5100
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Mar 2, 2009

    Ok. I Have Not Read the Other Stories In This Group.

    I don't know how your supposed to write about art. I like impressionist art but not all of it, so how do I distinguish? I don't know how to tell you. You would have to just look at the artists and paintings that I like. I mean, I can only tell you abou well known ones, i...
    TheLuckyHobo TheLuckyHobo
    31-35, M
    Mar 4, 2009

    It Touches My Soul

    Impressionist art, that is. It was an Impressionist painting (Monet's Camille on her Deathbed) that was the first painting which drove me to tears. I've loved Monet for a long time, but I also adore Degas, Manet, Renoir, Pissarro, Morisot, and Van Gogh. Renoir is amazing. I...
    TheCricket TheCricket
    31-35, F
    Apr 19, 2013

    Max Band - Tiger Lillies

    I was fortunate enough recently to acquire a painting by the Lifthuanian born artist Max Band. The work is a large framed oil on canvas and is entitled "Tiger Lillies". I am keen to learn of the history of this painting, it's background and provenance and when it was painted (and...
    chrisjohnt chrisjohnt
    51-55
    Oct 28, 2010

    Art Institute of Chicago Impressionist Exhibit

    No, I haven't seen it, but I REALLY want to! I know that 92 works were returned there in December 2008 after a renovation of the exhibit's gallery. If anyone's seen the exhibit either in Chicago or when it was in Fort Worth, TX, please tell about it here and make me...
    seabreeze5100 seabreeze5100
    46-50, F
    Mar 3, 2009
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