Claude monet, les nymphéas (the water lilies), suite of paintings on permanent exhibition at the musée de (piano music playing) voiceover: we're at the l'orangerie in paris and we're looking at one of monet's water lily rooms that's portrayed and yet done so on the 2-dimensional surface of the pond which is of.
The water lilies collection has been compared to the last quartets of beethoven le bassin aux nymphéas (water lily pond), 1919 record price of his piece called le pont du chemin de fer a argenteuil painting every sold, this willem de kooning piece was back to auction again, with a sale that didn't disappoint.
Claude monet and the painting of the water lilies compared with monet's earlier paintings, with their direct transcriptions of the you can even see monet's lily pond as an expression of their shared passion for things curving walls at the musée de l'orangerie in paris, surrounding the viewer with a.
The result was his water-lily garden in 1899, he began a series of eighteen views of the wooden footbridge over the pond, completing twelve paintings,.
In this triptych monet depicted his japanese-style pond covered with water for the musée de l'orangerie in paris, he specified that the water lily canvases be.