Definition of Manet, Édouard in English:

Manet, Édouard

proper noun

  • (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)

Pronunciation:

Manet, Édouard

/mäˈnā/