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Paintings by Gustave Courbet

As a an outspoken advocate of "realism," a modern approach that was frank in style and unsentimental in expression, impressionist painter Gustave Courbet used a dark palette to paint depictions of ordinary life. View some of his seascape paintings.


Claude Monet Biography

Claude Monet Biography

Claude Monet inspired a generation of Impressionist artists. Learn all about Monet's life, from his childhood in Le Havre to his death in 1926. See more »

Claude Monet

 Claude Monet

Claude Monet was a famous Impressionist painter whose masterpieces stand the test of time. Learn more about Monet's paintings. See more »

Vincent van Gogh Paintings from Paris

 Vincent van Gogh Paintings from Paris

Vincent van Gogh rejuvenated his life and his art in Paris. Explore this article to learn about and admire the paintings van Gogh completed in Paris. See more »

Vincent van Gogh Paintings from Arles

 Vincent van Gogh Paintings from Arles

Living in Arles inspired Vincent van Gogh to experiment with new colors and techniques. Explore van Gogh's Arles paintings in this article. See more »

Claude Monet Paintings 1873-1878

 Claude Monet Paintings 1873-1878

Claude Monet was one of the most prominent Impressionist painters, influencing generations to come. Discover Monet's paintings from 1873 to 1878. See more »

Claude Monet Giverny Paintings

 Claude Monet Giverny Paintings

Claude Monet was passionate about painting and gardening. Learn about the lush flower and water gardens Monet created and painted at his Giverny estate. See more »

Early Paintings by Vincent van Gogh

 Early Paintings by Vincent van Gogh

Vincent van Gogh's early paintings explore color, intense discipline, and sincere reflections of nature. View and learn about them in this article. See more »

Claude Monet Paintings 1889-1894

 Claude Monet Paintings 1889-1894

Claude Monet's paintings from 1889 to 1894 display an attention to the landscape. See the Impressionist paintings of Claude Monet, 1889-1894. See more »

Claude Monet Paintings 1879-1886

 Claude Monet Paintings 1879-1886

The Claude Monet paintings of 1879-1886 depict the artist as the epic poet of nature. See Claude Monet's famous Impressionist paintings. See more »

Michelangelo's Last Judgment

 Michelangelo's Last Judgment

Michelangelo's Last Judgment is located in the Sistine Chapel and is one of the Michelangelo's last works. Learn about this painting by Michelangelo. See more »