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Unformatted text preview: helps me wind down to go to bed. The main reason that I like it is because of the mood it puts me in. As an impressionist painting it is out of focus. The lack of clarity make your eyes sort of wander off and imagine sitting on a calm lake in a boat just enjoying a sunny afternoon .That is the amazing thing about the painting. If I’m having a bad day, I can lose myself in the painting and it instantly relaxes me. Another reason that I value, the artwork is because of its aesthetic value. As a piece in my room, it brightens up the whole room and lightens up the atmosphere. I don’t think that Monet had any meaning in his painting. It is just a still-life that captures the beauty of nature....
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- Spring '08
- Claude Monet, water lilies, Monet, Claude Monet Date