Good Impressionism

In 1899 he began painting the water lilies, first in vertical views with a Japanese bridge as a central feature, and later in the series of large-scale paintings that was to occupy him continuously for the next 20 years of his life.

Today, design houses such as Harlequin, Armani/Casa (below), and Tufenkian Artisan Carpets (below) are still creating designs featuring soft brushstrokes and dreamy florals.