Definition of Manet, Édouard in English:

Share this entry

Manet, Édouard

Pronunciation: /mäˈnā/
(1832–83), French painter. He adopted a realist approach that greatly influenced the impressionists, using pure color to give a direct unsentimental effect. Notable works: Déjeuner sur l’herbe (1863), Olympia (1865), and A Bar at the Folies-Bergère (1882).

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: Ma·net, Édouard

Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.