Example 13: Impressionist painting

Work Record
Class [controlled]: • paintings  • European art
*Work Type [link]:  • painting
*Title: Wheatstacks, Snow Effect, Morning  Title Type: repository
*Creator Display:  Claude Monet (French, 1840-1926)
*Role [link]: painter  [link]: Monet, Claude
*Creation Date: 1891  [controlled]: • Earliest: 1891  • Latest: 1891
*Subject [links]: • landscape  • Giverny (Haute-Normandie, France)  • wheatstacks  • field  • snow  • light
Style [link]: Impressionist
Culture [link]: French
*Current Location [link]: J. Paul Getty Museum (Los Angeles, California, USA)  • ID: 95.PA.63
Creation Location [link]: Giverny (Haute-Normandie, France)
*Measurements: 65 x 100 cm (25 9/16 x 39 3/8 inches)
[controlled]:  Value: 65 Unit: cm Type: height  |  • Value: 100 Unit: cm Type: width
*Materials and Techniques:  oil on canvas
Material [links]:  • oil paint  • canvas  Technique [links]: • painting
Description: In May 1891 Monet began his first series, using wheatstacks just outside his garden at Giverny, producing 30 canvases depicting wheatstacks in various conditions of light and weather.
Description Source [link]: J. Paul Getty Museum online. www.getty.edu  Page: accessed 22 October 2006

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