In the studio with Monet:

This week we learned about Camille Monet, the wife of Claude Monet. Camille was his model and muse. In this painting we see her dressed in a splendid kimono wearing a blond wig. This is a good example of a trend toward a love of all things Japanese seen in Paris at the time.

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