On this day – December 5 1926 – died the father of Impressionism.In June of 1926 he was diagnosed with lung cancer: his funeral involves the whole population of Giverny.
”Each color we see comes from the influence of his neighbor
I am forced to continuous transformations because everything grows . By dint of transformations, I follow nature without being able to grasp, and then going down this river, dates back some day green, then yellow, today dry afternoon and tomorrow will be a torrent. ”