A member of staff poses next to a entitled 'Le Givre a Giverny' by French artist Claude Monet at Sotheby's auction house in central London on January 31, 2013. Due to form part of the Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale on February 5, it is expected to fetch between 4-6 million GBP (5-7 million EUR - 6-10 million USD). AFP PHOTO / CARL COURT
Study of a figure outdoors, woman with a parasol turned to the left, 1886, by Claude Monet (1840-1926), oil on canvas, 131x89 cm. (Photo by DeAgostini/Getty Images); Paris, Musée D'Orsay (Art Gallery).
Curator Felix Kraemer poses in front of the painting 'Le Dejeuner' ('Das Mittagessen' or 'Lunch') by artist Claude Monet during the preview of the Monet und die Geburt des Impressionismus (Monet and the birth of impressionism) Exhibition at Staedel Museum on March 4, 2015 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany.
Portrait of Claude Monet, by Pierre-Auguste Renoir, 1875, 19th Century, oil on canvas. France, Paris, Musée d'Orsay. Whole artwork view. Portrait of the painter in three-quarters, with palette and paintbrush in his hands.