Claude Monet is one of the most famous French impressionists, is one of the founders of this movement in painting. He created his picture “Chrysanthemums” in 1878, she entered the series “Flowers in a Vase”.
Throughout his difficult life, the painter invariably created wildlife on his canvases. But most of all he was inspired by flowers, in his works there are constantly flowers growing on the fields and in the garden or cut-off lush bouquets.
Claude Monet believed that in the world there is not anything more magnificent than painting and gardening. Transmitting in the product trembling of foliage, sun glare, Monet worked with a relief stroke. The composition is consciously composed, that would make an impression. To achieve a pure and sonorous color, the author did not mix the shades on the palette. For example, to create a suitable tone on the leaves, he next to the green laid strokes of yellow and blue. At a distance, the colors merge, and the sheet seems realistic and alive.
Monet’s creation is distinguished by ingenuity as a means of achieving harmony. The whole secret lies in the well-known interplay of shades.
In his work, the artist put dynamic power, which gave chrysanthemums animation and life. Looking at the canvas, you begin to experience a feeling of delight, there is regret that you can not touch the petals and feel their tenderness and softness. On the canvas is combined, a fancy play of light and shade and splashing paint, creating at the same time from the usual bouquet, something new and interesting.
Looking at the canvas, you can see that each unique flower has no similarity to each other. It seems that his artwork breathes like a living thing. What talent the author must have in order to achieve such masterful performance in his works.