Who is Claude Monet?

Claude Monet was A French impression painter born November 14th 1840 in Paris, France. He was one of the originators of impressionism, along with other French painters, for example Renoir, Sisley and Bazille. Monet married twice and had two sons. He died of lung cancer December 5th 1926.

Claude Monet whose original name is Oscar Claude Monet was born on November 14, 1840 and died December 5, 1926, was a founder of French impressionist painting and even the Impressionism as a whole. He is also the most consistent and prolific practitioner of the said movement's philosophy of expressing one's perceptions before nature especially as applied to plein-air landscape painting. As a matter of fact, the term Impressionism is derived from one title of his painting Impression, Sunrise.