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Route to Versailles, Louveciennes  1869

by Camille Pissarro

In 1869, Pissarro settled in Louveciennes, a suburban village northwest of Paris frequented by the Impressionists. Pissarro often painted his own house and studio, which were situated on the north side of the village on the road to Versailles, in varying seasons and climatic conditions. When Paris was under siege during the Franco-Prussian War (1870-71), the Prussians garr...
H: 15 1/8 x W: 18 1/4 in. (38.4 x 46.3 cm)
Oil on canvas
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