Environs d'Eragny by Camille Pissarro

This is one of Pissaro's comparatively early Impressionist paintings.


Oil on canvas
46 x 55 cm
Acquired in:
Bequeathed by:
A J Hugh Smith through The Art Fund

Of all the Impressionist painters he was the most influenced by Corot, though the debt begins to disappear after the mid 1870s. Many people admire his early paintings most because of this. One of eight gifts and one bequest to three museums by John Hugh Smith through the Art Fund between 1940 and 1964.


A.J.Hugh Smith

Venue details

Fitzwilliam Museum Trumpington Street, CAMBRIDGE Cambridgeshire CB2 1RB 01223 332900 www.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk

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