Turn Your Home into an Impressionist Haven with the Perfect Monet Home Decor
Mar 11th 2023
When it comes to decorating your home, there are many options to choose from. But why not make it unique and special by incorporating art and artsy home decor you can buy at a museum gift shop? Doing so will add a unique and special touch to your home that will be sure to impress your guests and make your home stand out.
If you're a huge fan of Claude Monet, for example, there are several interesting and colorful pieces of Monet home decor that we offer here at the Museum of Fine Arts Boston that are certainly worth having a look at. From sculptures, to paintings, to prints, mugs, pillow covers, plates, and trays, we have something for everyone. Not only will these pieces add a unique touch to your home, but they will also provide a conversation starter for when guests come over.
So if you love Impressionist art, or are simply looking for Monet home decor to fill your home, then check out some of the pieces we'll be featuring in this post. If you're not that familiar with Claude Monet and his work, though, allow us to give you a brief introduction.
Who is Claude Monet?
Claude Monet is one of the most renowned and influential artists of the 19th century and is considered the father of French Impressionism. Monet’s distinct art style and masterful works of art have made him a household name and helped shape the world of art as we know it today.
Although Monet was trained in and inspired by traditional painting techniques, he quickly developed his own distinct style. Monet’s paintings are characterized by their loose brushstrokes, bright colors, and an emphasis on light and atmosphere. Monet is best known for his landscape paintings, which capture the beauty of nature in all its forms. He often painted the same scene multiple times in order to capture the subtle changes in light and atmosphere.
Monet’s works of art quickly gained popularity and recognition, both in France and abroad. His works were exhibited in galleries throughout Europe and the United States, and were highly praised by critics and art enthusiasts alike. Monet’s works were also highly influential, inspiring a new generation of artists to embrace the Impressionist style of painting.
Monet Home Decor to Fill Your Home With
Now that you've become more acquainted with this larger-than-life figure, here are a couple of pieces of home decor that you may want to take home with you to beautify your home.
These pieces of Monet home decor specifically pay homage to Monet's most famous works: his Water Lilies paintings.
Claude Monet's Water Lilies paintings, also known as "Nymphéas," are a series of approximately 250 oil paintings that Monet created in the last 30 years of his life. The paintings depict the artist's flower garden at his home in Giverny, France, with a focus on the water lilies in the pond. Monet was particularly interested in capturing the changing light and atmosphere of the garden throughout the day and the different seasons.
The paintings are known for their vibrant colors and impressionistic style, which sought to capture the sensation of light and movement rather than a detailed representation of the scene. Many of these paintings are considered masterpieces and can be found in some of the world's most prestigious art museums.
1. Monet Water Lilies Mini Metal Tray
This mini metal tray serves as the perfect setting or catchall for candies, small pastries, and other goodies. The tray comes with a set of handles that make it easy to carry, and features a reproduction of Monet's work on the tray itself.
2. Monet Water Lilies Pillow Covers
Looking for a distinct and iconic set of pillow covers for those throw pillows on your couch? This decorative cushion cover is certain to capture your guests' attention with this iconic reproduction of Monet's Waterlilies.
3. Monet Set of 4 Mugs
You've got the tray, but do you have the mugs to go with it? These four pieces of Monet home decor feature some of Monet's other works, including "Woman with a Parasol", "The Artist's Garden", "Poppies", and "Waterlilies".
4. Monet Waterlilies Plate
This plate is a 5.75"L x 3.75"W x 0.5 "D sized glass plate which can be the perfect setting for some of your jewelry, keepsakes, or as a small serving dish to carry those cookies you'll be pairing with your tea.
Claude Monet is one of the most important and influential artists of the 19th century. His distinct style and masterful works of art have inspired generations of artists and helped shape the world of art as we know it today.
That's why we can't help but recommend decorating your home with some of these Monet home decor pieces from our online shop. Not only will these pieces add a conversation starter for when guests come over, but they're also a great way to add a unique and special touch to your home.
So, if you're looking to give your home that Impressionist touch, be sure to check out the Museum of Fine Arts Boston for some of the finest Monet home decor pieces to make your home stand out.