This beautiful book is a comprehensive and accessible study of Monet's achievement that sets his rich legacy into the context of his life and times. Tucker offers strikingly new interpretations based on a close examination of individual paintings, Monet's biography, and the multiple forces that shaped his aesthetic. Illustrated with 140 color reproductions. Major ads/media.

Claude Monet: Life and Art 1995, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT

ISBN-13: 9780300062984