Who Was Claude Monet?, Ann Waldron
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Who Was Claude Monet?

Author: Ann Waldron

Narrator: Arthur Morey

Unabridged: 1 hr

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Random House Audio

Published: 12/06/2016

Genre: Children & Young Adults Nonfiction - Biography & Autobiography - Art

Synopsis

Claude Monet is considered one of the most influential artists of all time. He is a founder of the French Impressionist art movement, and today his paintings sell for millions of dollars. While Monet was alive, however, his work was often criticized and he struggled financially. With over one hundred black-and-white illustrations, this book unveils a true portrait of the artist!


From the Trade Paperback edition.

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