Claude Monet (November 14, 1840 - December 5, 1926) was a French impressionist painter from Earth who lived during the 19th and 20th centuries.
One of his paintings, Bridge over a Pond of Water Lilies, hung in the Monet Room in the Palais de la Concorde. (ST - Destiny novel: Gods of Night)
Nanietta Bacco often wondered what Monet would think of his painting being displayed in a room where the business of war was often discussed. (ST - Typhon Pact novel: Raise the Dawn)