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Rouen Cathedral – Monet’s muse…

I think I remember reading somewhere that Monet wasn’t trying to paint the cathedral, but instead the air around it.  Or something to that effect.  Sounds like the definition of a condo and owning the paint in it. Anywho weve seen a fair number of these paintings.  The muse is on top.  Various versions we’ve seen.  Will add as I …

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Rouen, Normandy

Today we took a 1.5 hour train ride north to the largest city in Normandy, Rouen. We did well navigating the metro to St. Lazzire train station and off we went. The ride was uneventful, passing through Giverney and depositing us in the heart of old town Rouen. A short walk from the train station was the Museum of Beaux-Arts …