Hiramatsu,The lily pond,Homage to Monet
Giverny Museum of Impressionisms

The second edition of Normandy Impressionist Festival will be held throughout Normandy from 27 April to 29 September 2013.
The Festival will host a series of outstanding exhibitions and many of culutural and celebratory evnts under the theme of "Water"
This exhibition will be held at Giverny Museum of Impressionism as a part of festival

Museum Giverny Museum of Impressionisms
Mr.Diego Candil: Director General
Vanessa Lecomte: Curator
Term of exhibition 13th July 2013~31st October 2013
Access FromParis;
One hour by car
Stop at Vernon by train(50 minutes) and 5km to Giverny Station by taxi
Artist and works

Hiramatsu Reiji

Born in Tokyo Live in Kamakura City Kanagawa Pref.Japan
Grand Prize of the Chuniti News Paper,Grand Prize of Tokyo Central Museum,Grand Prize of Yamatane Museum

Works for exhibit (list of exhibits)
1.Giverny,Monet's Pond;Sound of the wind,1998
Nihonga,double folded screen with six panels 168.5x708cm

2.Symphony of Water,Trees and Water lilies,2011
Nihonga,double folded screen with four panels 180x680cm

3~26. 24 woks will be purchased by Giverny Museum of Impressionisms


Claude Monet

Born in Paris
Died in Giverny
Founder of impressionism and one of the most important artist in 20th century

Works for exhibit (list of exhibits)
1.Water lilies and Branches of a Willow Tree,1916-1919  Oil on canvas,160x180 Paris,lycee Claude Monet
2.Iris,1924-1925  Oil on canvas,105x73cm Paris,Musee Marmottan Monet
3.The Japanese Bridge,1918-1924  Oil on canvas,89x100cm Paris,Musee Marmottan Monet
4.Water Lilies,s.d  Black pencil on blue-gray paper 31.5x47.5cm Paris,Musee Marmottan Monet
5.Water Lilies,s.d  Black pencil on blue-gray paper 31.5x47.5cm Paris,Musee Marmottan Monet
6.Reflections of Willow Tree,s.d  Black pencil on blue-gray paper 30x47cm Paris,Musee Marmottan Monet


Katsusika Hokusai(1760~1849)

World renown great master of Ukiyoe.His works much affected to 19th century European artist and developed Japonism.

Works for exhibit (List of exhibits)
7 prints from the series ;The thirty-six views of Mt.Fuji Giverny,Foundation Claude Monet


Utagawa Hiroshige(1979~1858)

Hiroshige was a last great masters in tradition of Ukiyoe and best known for his landscape such as "Fifty-three stations in Tokaido".

Works for exhibit (List of exhibits)
11prints from "One hundred views of Edo" including "Sudden shower over Shin-Ohasi bridge and Atake"
which is very famous copied by Van Gogh. Giverny,Foundation Claude Monet

Ukiyoe by Utamaro,Eishi,Toyokuni,Kuniyoshi,Eisen,Busei,Keiichi.
Giverny,Foundation Claude Monet
List of exhibits