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Louveciennes, Route de Saint-Germain  1871

by Camille Pissarro

As much as a specific location, this large watercolor represents a particular season. The palette of muted browns, blacks, greens, and blues create an autumnal landscape. The pale blue-gray sky, streaked with clouds, and the sparse foliage, both on and fallen from the almost bare trees, also convey winter's approach. A single figure and, in the distance, a figure and carri...
30.2 × 49.2 cm (11 7/8 × 19 3/8 in.)
Watercolor over black chalk
Courtesy of The Getty