Claude Monet - was a founder of French impressionist painting, and the most consistent and prolific practitioner of the movement's philosophy. The term Impressionism is derived from the title of his painting "Impression, Sunrise." Photo c.
Photo by Theodore Robinson, Portrait of Monet. Whoa, who knew Monet was such a hipster? On another note, I was the only one at trivia who thought the fact this portrait was set in a garden was a dead giveaway that it was obviously Claude Monet.