Bridge Over Pond Painting
To get started pull up some of claude monet s paintings for reference.
Bridge over pond painting. See more ideas about watercolor landscape landscape thomas schaller. Older children can use this as an opportunity to look for similarities and differences between the 12 different paintings. Monet was a passionate horticulturist. The painting is in the metropolitan museum of art in new york.
In 1899 he began a series of eighteen views of the wooden footbridge over the pond completing twelve paintings including the present one that summer. On view at the met fifth avenue in gallery 819. The bridge over a pond of water lilies was created in 1899 and it s a part of the famous water lilies series which contains around 250 paintings. The paintings from this series including the bridge over a pond of water lilies depict monet s beloved flower garden in his home in giverny.
Bridges followed by 1247 people on pinterest. Among these water lilies paintings 1897 1926 was a smaller series of eighteen views of the wooden japanese footbridge over his pond which he began in 1899. Today we are painting a water garden in giverney france where monet lived and designed all the gardens. Monet painted the work using oil on canvas.
We utilize only the finest oil paints and high quality artist grade canvas to ensure the most vivid color. Nɛ fe a is a series of approximately 250 oil paintings by french impressionist claude monet 1840 1926. Mar 28 2020 explore brenda b s board paintings. Bridge over a pond of water lilies by claude monet is a 100 hand painted oil painting reproduction on canvas painted by one of our professional artists.
This activity is inspired by his series of paintings bridge over a pond of water lilies 1899. During the last thirty years of his life the impressionist claude monet devoted himself to a series of famous landscape paintings of his water gardens at giverny. Claude monet reflections of clouds on the water lily pond c. Bridge over a pond of water lilies is an 1899 work by the french impressionist claude monet.
The vertical format of the picture unusual in this series gives prominence to the water lilies and their reflections on the pond.