Claude Monet, Garden at Sainte-Adresse

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This is an educational art history video exploring Claude Monet’s Garden at Sainte-Adresse. It examines Monet’s plein air painting, as part his method of Naturalism, to examine the relationship between the illusion of three-dimensional space in the picture and the actual two-dimensional materiality of the painting. Part of the Seeing Art History series, it is written and narrated by Dr. James Romaine.