Stories in the Afternoon

Claude Monet

The Artist's Garden at Vétheuil, 1881
Claude Monet
French, 1840-1926
Oil on canvas
39-1/2 x 32 in. (100.3 x 81.3 cm)
The Norton Simon Foundation

Claude Monet

Date: Sunday, November 25, 2012
Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Teacher: Staff Educator
Type: Stories in the Afternoon

Born in 1840 in France, Claude Monet found beauty in the fleetingness of light and how it affected his perception of nature. Indeed, he frequently painted his beloved gardens. Picture yourself in Monet’s world, and then create your own garden inspired by his paintings.

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