He subsequently fell under the spell of the rising impressionist movement and threw in his lot with Monet and his friends, who were at that time the butt of public ridicule.
He was inspired by the impressionists; Manet, Degas, Pissaro, Sisley, Monet and CÃ©zanne.
When discussing Claude Monet's painting Impression, soleil levant, one art critic used the word Impression contemptuously in his article on the exhibition.
Giverny - Vernon: impressionist gardens - The garden belonged to the French impressionist painter, Claude Monet.
The exhibition will contain classic works from Picasso, Monet, da Vinci, et al.