Fact of the Day: Not Allowed To Paint

Did you that Monet’s father disapproved of his painting?

 

 

His father was a successful grocer and wanted him to follow in his footsteps. Instead, Claude Monet became a world-famous painter and was the leader of the French Impressionist movement, giving the movement its name. As an inspirational talent and personality, he was crucial in bringing its adherents together.

 

 

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