Tag Archive: Claude Monet

summer haiku d’été – in Holland’s lowlands = là aux Pays-Bas

in Holland’s lowlands
how windmills spin their spells! 
canal boats float by

tulip-fields-near-the-hague-claude-monet-1886 620

là aux Pays-Bas
les moulins à vent tournent
où flottent les chalands  

Richard Vallance

Painting, “Tulip fields near the Hague” (1886) by Claude Monet (1840-1926)
Peinture,  « Les champs de tulipes près de  la Haye » ( 1886 ) par Claude Monet  ( 1840-1926 )

autumn haiku d’automne – chiaroscuro = clair-obscur 

light alights on fallen leaves
à la Monet

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clair-obscur –
feuilles mortes illuminées
à la Monet

Richard Vallance

summer haiku d’été – the freshet stream = le ruisseau frais

the freshet stream
rushes through rocks
à la Monet

freshet stream

le ruisseau frais
court à travers les rochers
à la Monet

Richard Vallance

photo © by Régis Auffray,
special effects by Richard Vallance

summer haiku d’été – Claude Monet

summer haiku d’été – Claude Monet 

Claude Monet
by the Japanese footbridge -
water lilies


Claude Monet - 
la passerelle japonaise
et les nénuphars
Richard Vallance

Painting, Japanese Footbridge (1899) by Claude Monet (1840-1926)


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