Monet and Renoir are some of the world’s most popular artists. Their works, and that of their contemporaries, still sell for tens of millions of dollars around the globe – but who were they really? How & why did they paint? And what lies behind their enduring appeal?
To help answer these questions, this unique film secures unparalleled access to a major new exhibition focussing on the man credited with inventing Impressionism as we know it: 19th century Parisian art collector Paul Durand-Ruel. This eagerly anticipated international exhibition is possibly the most comprehensive exploration of the Impressionists in history.