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La Japonaise

September 4, 2021

MADAME MONET

La Japonaise is a 1876 oil painting by the French Impressionist painter Claude Monet

The woman shown wrapped in a splendid kimono and surrounded by fans is Monet’s wife, Camille, wearing a blond wig to emphasize her Western identity.

2 Comments
  1. The colours and detailing in the painting are exquisite

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