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New Monet retrospective in Paris expected to draw record crowds

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Latest update : 2010-09-25

The most complete retrospective of Claude Monet since 1980 opens today at Paris's Grand Palais. New lighting methods and arrangements are intended to cast Monet as a 'difficult painter' as well as a 'reassuring one', as he is commonly associated.

Date created : 2010-09-22

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