Travelling in the Footsteps of the Impressionists



Claude Monet Landscapes of Bougival

The Alluring Village that Inspired Many Famous Monet Landscapes Located only 17 kms west of Paris, Bougival is located in the Drionne valley between the hills of Louveciennes and Jonchère. Art historians call this village one of “the Cradles of Impressionism” as many… Continue Reading →

Rouen Travel with the Impressionists

If you are a lover of impressionism, then Rouen travel MUST be on your itinerary when visiting Normandy. This town inspired many of the impressionism painters including Claude Monet, Paul Gauguin, Camille Pissarro and Alfred Sisley. There is plenty to… Continue Reading →

Historical Towns & Picture-Perfect French Landscapes near Paris

Although Paris was the happening place to be in the 19th century, many of the impressionists eventually left the hectic captial. Some left for the distant towns in Southern France, but others preferred to stay close to the capital. Many… Continue Reading →

Alfred Sisley Paintings & Moret-sur-Loing

In the Footsteps of Sisley – Moret Sur-Loing An hour away from hectic Paris is the magnificent and tranquil medieval town Moret-sur-Loing. Step into the landscapes of Alfred Sisley’s paintings by visiting this charming town. It is adorned with architecture… Continue Reading →

Alfred Sisley Paintings

Alfred Sisley’s paintings so clearly resonate impressionism both in their colors and style. From all the impressionists, it is Alfred Sisley who most fully embraced the impressionism technique of painting en plein air (painting outdoors) only. Unlike most of his… Continue Reading →

Other French Artists & Impressionism

There are so many noteworthy French artists who aligned themselves and even actively belonged to the impressionism art movement of the 19th Century. In those times, the art world did not accept the techniques and colors of the impressionists. Many… Continue Reading →

The Iconic Claude Monet Paintings

Claude Monet Biography: Painter (1840 – 1926) Oscar Claude Monet was born in Paris. He is one of the most famous of all the impressionist artists. He is famous for painting outdoors and adopting the new technique called plein-air painting. At… Continue Reading →

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