View Seen Through a Balcony1880
The French artist Gustave Caillebotte painted the view from his Paris balcony in 1880. The real subject of the painting, though, is the balcony itself, the cast-iron curls of which form a decorative pattern that fills the picture plane. In the distance we make out Boulevard Hausmann with a carriage, an advertising column and passers-by. Read more...
- 65.6 cm x 54.9 cm
- Oil on canvas
- This photographic reproduction is in the public domain (Wikimedia Commons)
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