Travelling in the Footsteps of the Impressionists

Month March 2019

Stunning Claude Monet Landscapes of Antibes

Picture-Perfect Antibes inspired the magnificent Claude Monet Landscapes Claude Monet made his way to Antibes on the Cote D’Azur (French Riviera) in the winter of 1888 and again in 1908. Monet was totally smitten with the area. He fell under… Continue Reading →

History of Impressionism – The Forgotten Women

Why Did the History of Impressionism Forget It’s Women? The French history of impressionism for some strange reason has obscured at best and obliterated at worst, some very noteworthy female impressionism painters. In this article, I hope to briefly expose… Continue Reading →

Historical Fiction Best Sellers about the Impressionists

Best Selling Historical Fiction Novels about Claude Monet & the Impressionists Are you a die-hard historical fiction bookworm? Do you love the revolutionary French Impressionists? If yes, then this page is for you! I have listed historical fiction best sellers… Continue Reading →

Vincent and Theo – Heiligman Biography

Vincent and Theo – A Wonderful Biography of the Van Gogh Brothers The author of Vincent and Theo, Deborah Heiligman, writes an engaging biography about the famous Van Gogh brothers. In her book, she details beautifully the brothers’ lives during… Continue Reading →

Rouen Travel with the Impressionists

Rouen Travel and the Impressionism Trail If you are a lover of impressionism, then Rouen MUST be on your itinerary when visiting Normandy. This town inspired so many of the impressionism painters including Claude Monet, Paul Gauguin, Camille Pissarro and… Continue Reading →

Visit the Stunning Alabaster Coast Immortalized in the Impressionism Landscape Paintings

Visit the Stunning Alabaster Coast Immortalized in the Impressionism Landscape Paintings Today we are blessed with countless many famous impressionism paintings of the Alabaster coast, and in particular Etretat. Claude Monet for example, never seemed to tire of the Alabaster… Continue Reading →

Vincent Van Gogh – Art, Failure & Mental Illness

The Sad Story Behind Vincent Van Gogh – Art, Failure & Mental Illness Van Gogh’s art was not acknowledged during his lifetime. In fact, throughout his entire career as an artist, he only sold ONE painting. He died penniless. He… Continue Reading →

Posh Passy Cemetery

Passy Cemetery – The Aristocracy Resting Place While only a small in size, tree-lined Passy cemetery contains some of the most beautiful and historically interesting tombstone sculptures in Paris. The Passy cemetery is a resting place of some very well… Continue Reading →

Edouard Manet – Paintings & Women

Edouard Manet Paintings – The Father of Modern Art & the Impressionism Art Movement Edouard Manet was born in January 23, 1832 into a wealthy Parisian family. His father, a high ranking judge, wanted Edouard to study law and follow… Continue Reading →

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