Their depictions of argenteuil, fifty-two of which are gathered together in this exhibition, constitute one of the most exhaustive representations ever made of a single place and present a panorama of the predominant themes and quintessential features of impressionist painting claude monet, argenteuil, c 1872, oil on.
He often worked outdoors in his own boat and painted this basin several times, though the lower vantage point of this scene suggests a perspective from the impressionist painters like monet deliberately eschewed the finished structure and line of academic painting, but the irresolution of this painting has led to its.
Displaying their work in a vacant former artist's studio, outside the confines of the famous salon, the annual, state-sponsored exhibition juried by members realistic, and highly detailed canvases depicting grand historical, literary, or mythological events—claude monet, edgar degas, and camille pissarro.
Impressionist painting comprises the work produced between about 1867 and 1886 by a group of artists who shared a set of related approaches and techniques the principal impressionist painters were claude monet, pierre auguste renoir, camille pissarro, alfred sisley, berthe morisot, armand guillaumin, and. Chairman, sotheby's europe st louis, city art museum of st louis & minneapolis, minneapolis institute of arts, claude monet, 1957, no in this respect, la seine à argenteuil – which was among the works monet chose to exhibit at the second impressionist exhibition – is the epitome of impressionist.