Monet intime | Photographer captures the atmosphere of this family home, now a place of memory. Everything is still. A greenhouse where he emerges an almost surreal atmosphere, or filled with hydrangeas of all colors-pink, white, blue, fuchsia. One enters the living room-studio bathed in light with picture rails covered with paintings by Monet of all periods, where stands the bust of the painter by Paulin and photographs of friends or family portraits. Then you walk into the kitchen to the blue tiles of Rouen; the dining room decorated with Japanese prints tiled Saint-Just checkered white and dark red on the first floor the master bedroom overlooking the garden, the blue room Alice ...
Exhibition Museum of Impressionism Giverny June 8 to 31 October 2012.
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Photographies de Bernard Plossu
As part of the Normandy Impressionist Festival 2010 and the exhibition "Dans un jardin", a specific command was passed to the French photographer Bernard Plossu garden at Giverny.
Bernard Plossu photographed the house and gardens of Monet in Giverny This book presents a new collection of sixty photographs taken during two visits to Giverny Photographer (winter 2010 and spring 2011) at times and in different seasons.
All his shots reveal the house of Claude Monet in a radically new and unique. One finds shivered the images taken by walking, the feeling of emptiness, the poetry of silence, the use of photographic grain or gray, heavy atmospheric environments, mirror effects, become constants in the way of photographic Bernard Plossu .
The photographer plays for absence: the toile covering the furniture in the dressing room or living room-studio in the winter, fleeting silhouettes of tourists rue Claude Monet in the spring.
This title is almost depleted, which explains the price of 45 €
Coproducer : Musée des impressionnismes Giverny
Released : June, 08th 2012
Collection : Hors Collection
ISBN 13 : 978-2-35046-250-9
Format : 250 x 300
61 photos colors and black and white