Edouard Manet

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Style: Impressionism;Realism

Place: Paris

Born: 1832

Death: 1883

Nationality: France

Biography:

édouard Manet (French pronunciation: ), 23 January 1832 - 30 April 1883, was a French painter. One of the first nineteenth century artists to approach modern-life subjects, he was a pivotal figure in the transition from Realism to Impressionism. His early masterworks The Luncheon on the Grass and Olympia engendered great controversy, and served as ...