Spring in Pontoise
Medium: oil on canvas
Location: Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France
Dimensions: 65.5 x 81
In 1886, Pissarro lived in Pontoise village. Shortly after it arrived a few other painters and the village became the center of artistic activities. Pissarro painted here and this painting full of dynamics and color harmony. The structure of trees reveal their branches, contrasted with white dots that indicate blooms. In combination with green tones background image evokes the cheerful and lively atmosphere of spring and is a masterpiece Impressionist painting concept.
Pissarro painted picture Spring in Pontoise in 1877. Prevailing color of this fine art print is vivid and its shape is landscape. Original size is 65.5 x 81. This art piece is located in Musee d'Orsay, Paris, France. This image is printed on demand - you can choose material, size and finishing.Camille Pissarro (1830-1903).
painter. He was obsessed with light and its effects and painted the same subject several times to examine the effect of time of day and season. This interest probably also led him to only paint landscapes and cities – there, he could take full advantage of natural light. As an impressionist, he used vivid and bright colours. Among painters, he was popular for his communicative nature – he did not hesitate to share his experiences and was not resistant to accepting new ideas from others. His work helped develop the impressionist theory and inspired other great painters of his time, like Cézanne
, Matisse, or Gauguin
. He also devoted himself to pointillism (see Seurat