Definition of Manet, Édouard in English:

Manet, Édouard

proper noun

  • (1832–83), French painter. He adopted a realist approach which 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).

Pronunciation

Manet, Édouard

/mäˈnā/