We CAN perceive UV light: "...An illustration of how ultraviolet appears is provided by the Impressionist painter Claude Monet. Following cataract surgery in 1923, his colour palette changed significantly; after the operation he painted water lilies with more blue than before. This may be because after lens removal he could see ultraviolet light, which would have given a blue cast to the world. "

We CAN perceive UV light: "...An illustration of how ultraviolet appears is provided by the Impressionist painter Claude Monet. Following cataract surgery in 1923, his colour palette changed significantly; after the operation he painted water lilies with more blue than before. This may be because after lens removal he could see ultraviolet light, which would have given a blue cast to the world. "

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Monet - subtle contrast between red and green, and creation of green out of grays using relative colors, mid tone through drastic high and low temperature balance, canvas shape allows a lot of background with a close foreground                                                                                                                                                      More

Monet - subtle contrast between red and green, and creation of green out of grays using relative colors, mid tone through drastic high and low temperature balance, canvas shape allows a lot of background with a close foreground More

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Claude Monet - Water Lilies, my favorite. beautiful color imagining a french pond or marsh under some trees and a subtle sun through them. little fairies hopping between the lilies

Claude Monet - Water Lilies, my favorite. beautiful color imagining a french pond or marsh under some trees and a subtle sun through them. little fairies hopping between the lilies

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Claude Monet, "Water Lilies". French Impressionist painter, Have at home framed and had another in my classroom -Mari

Claude Monet, "Water Lilies". French Impressionist painter, Have at home framed and had another in my classroom -Mari

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Claude Monet. Water Lilies (triptych). 1914-26 .  Viewing this in person was the 1st time art moved me.

Claude Monet. Water Lilies (triptych). 1914-26 . Viewing this in person was the 1st time art moved me.

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claude monet water lilies | Claude Monet - Water Lilies, 1917 at the Legion of Honor (Fine Arts ...
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Claude Monet. Water Lilies (1919). Nota Aspen: Si bien es contemporáneo, y contradiciendo mis escritos anteriores, esta imagen refleja el vivo espíritu del arte semi real, semi barroco entre el siglo xviii

Claude Monet. Water Lilies (1919). Nota Aspen: Si bien es contemporáneo, y contradiciendo mis escritos anteriores, esta imagen refleja el vivo espíritu del arte semi real, semi barroco entre el siglo xviii

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n 1893, Monet, a passionate horticulturist, purchased land with a pond near his property in Giverny, intending to build something "for the pleasure of the eye and also for motifs to paint." The result was his water-lily garden.

n 1893, Monet, a passionate horticulturist, purchased land with a pond near his property in Giverny, intending to build something "for the pleasure of the eye and also for motifs to paint." The result was his water-lily garden.

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