Claude Monet (French, 1840–1926). View of Vétheuil, 1880. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Bequest of Julia W. Emmons, 1956 (56.135.1) | During summer 1880, Monet painted twenty-six views of the area around the village of Vétheuil.
Beautifully direct and painterly, The Magpie is the best known of Monet’s numerous snow scenes. On Google Art Project, also in high-res on Wikimedia Commons (4.7mb). Original is in the Musée d’Orsay. Via Lines and colors :: a blog about drawing, painting, illustration, comics, concept art and other visual...
Jean Béraud (French, 1849–1936). Parisian Street Scene, ca. 1885. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Robert Lehman Collection, 1975 (1975.1.243) | This painting shows a view of a Parisian street corner on a gray, winter day. #paris