Auguste Renoir I selected this portrait for the expression on his face. His eyes are very soulful. Renoir is wearing his coat and hat -- this portrait seems very proper and speaks of etiquette from a bygone era.
Claude Monet, founder of French impressionist painting, and the most consistent and prolific practitioner of the movement's philosophy of expressing one's perceptions before nature, especially as applied to plein-air landscape painting
American expatriate Ezra Pound is best known for his role in the modernist poetry movement, particularly Imagism. He was famous for helping advance the works of other major poets, including W. Yeats, Robert Frost, Ernest Hemingway and T.