«Le Bassin aux Nymphéas» (Water lilies pond) of Monet’s Water garden.
photos taken in Claude Monet’s water garden (Le jardin d’eau Claude Monet) / Giverny France / summer 2011
« It took me some time to understand my nymphéas…..I grew them without thinking of painting them . You cannot become immersed in a landscape in a single day…And then, all of a sudden, I had the revelation of the enchantments of my pond….I took my palette . Since then, I have had almost no other model. » Claude Monet talked about the nymphéas of his Water garden in Giverny.
Claude Monet’s «Le Bassin aux nymphéas» (1899).