French Painter Eugène Boudin (Le grand Boudin) was one of the first plain-air painters whom Corot called the master of the sky and Monet considered his first teacher. Photograph of Eugène Boudin at Deauville-Trouville, June 1896 Photograph Unknown.
Eugène Boudin was a french landscape painter. He was inspired by dutch Johan Jongkind to paint outdoors and was also one of the first impressionist painters. Boudin advised Monet ( at 18 yrs ) to start painting landscape