'It took me a long time to understand my water lilies, ' Monet wrote of his pond at Giverny. 'I had planted them for the pure pleasure of it, and I grew them without thinking of painting them...And then, all of a sudden, I had the revelation of the enchantment of my pond. I took up my palette. Since then I've had no other model.' The pond became Monet's most enduring motif, the water lilies the most celebrated flowers he ever painted. This book tells the story of their role as a central source of artistic inspiration, ...

Monet's Water Lilies 2011, Frances Lincoln

ISBN-13: 9780711232310

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Monet's Water Lilies 1999, Bulfinch Press, Boston, MA

ISBN-13: 9780821225530

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