Monet's Nymphae | Water lilies: Triptych 1

Monet's Nymphae | Water lilies: Triptych 1 | Paint this at Inglis Academy - www.inglisacademy.com | Image © Peter Inglis, 2020
Explore light and form with these iconic Monets.

Monet: Waterlilies, 1906, No.1. Water Lilies (or Nymphéas) is a series of approximately 250 oil paintings by French Impressionist Claude Monet.
Monet: Waterlilies, 1906, No.1

Monet: Water Lilies 1906, No.3 by Peter Inglis
Monet: Water Lilies 1906, no.3

Monet: Water Lilies 1907, No.1
Monet: Water Lilies 1907, No.1

In the latter period of his life Monet settled on an estate at Giverny. He designed a garden with oriental motifs, flower beds and lily ponds that showcased the colours and textures of flowers.

Monet's Water Lilies (Fr. Nymphae) ran to over 250 paintings. They are very relaxing to paint, and offer a lot of scope for playing with colour and texture.

Monet: Nuages, 1914-1926
For over 3 decades Monet explored the interaction of light and water.