The Impressionists' Japan from Monet to Van Gogh (M)
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The Impressionist's Japan
from Monet to Van Gogh
Discover the influence of Japanese art in Europe
The Impressionist painters are fascinated by Japan:
its pure lines, shapes and new techniques.
What is Japonisme? Monet and Van Gogh collect Japanese
prints. How sophisticated! Geishas in kimonos, trees in flower,
golden screens, series of mountain landscapes… Cut and paste?
Claude Monet has a Japanese bridge built in his garden.
Van Gogh copies Japanese prints and seeks somewhere
like this perfect place for painters.
What masterpieces does he produce?
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