The Chef by Monet

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Österreichische Galerie Belvedere
published on 04 April 2022

An 1882 oil on canvas portrait, The Chef (aka Monsieur Paul), by Claude Monet (1840-1926), the French impressionist painter. Known as "Père Paul", the chef worked in a restaurant in Pourville in Normandy and owned the hotel where Monet stayed. The chef's specialities were galettes, which he baked for Monet, who was one of the few out-of-season guests (the artist even painted them). (Österreichische Galerie Belvedere, Vienna)

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Belvedere, Ö. G. (2022, April 04). The Chef by Monet. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/15626/the-chef-by-monet/

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Belvedere, Österreichische Galerie. "The Chef by Monet." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified April 04, 2022. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/15626/the-chef-by-monet/.

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