This painting, a gift from eleven art lovers from Rotterdam in 1917, was the first Impressionist painting in a Dutch public collection. Everything is blurred in this spring landscape, as if the scene is viewed through the eyelashes. The small dabs of paint give a suggestion of shimmering light.
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|Title||Les Coteaux d'Auvers|
|Material and technique||Oil on canvas|
Painting > Painting > Two-dimensional object > Art object
|Location||This object is in storage|
Height 54,5 cm
Width 65 cm
|Accession number||1663 (MK)|
|Credits||Schenking / Donation: Rotterdamse kunstvrienden 1917|
|Creation date||in 1882|
|Age artist||About 52 years old|
|Geographical origin||France > Western Europe > Europe|
All about the artist
Charlotte Amalie 1830 - Parijs 1903
Camille Pissarro was born on the island of Saint Thomas, one of today's Virgin Islands. In 1854 Pissarro settled in Paris. He worked in a number of studios and...Bekijk het volledige profiel