Claude Monet Painting on His Studio Boat

Édouard Manet (French, 1832-1883) – Claude Monet Painting on His Studio Boat, 1874 (Oil on canvas. New Pinakothek, Munich Germany) – Here Manet has captured Monet and his wife Camille in the boat which the painter used as a floating studio, rowing it up and down the Seine and stopping whenever he spotted a promising subject… Monet was often desperately poor, but could always rely on a loan from Manet – who was equally unpopular but less dependent on art for his income…

Édouard Manet - Claude Monet Painting on His Studio Boat

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