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Alfred Sisley:

Station at Sèvres. 1879. Oil on canvas. Private collection Frost in Louveciennes. 1873. Oil on canvas. The Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow, Russia Flood at Port-Marly. 1876. Oil on canvas. Musée des Beaux-Arts, Rouen, France Boat in the Flood at Port-Marly. 1876. Oil on canvas. Musée d'Orsay, Paris, France

Avenue of Chestnut Trees, 1867, Southampton Art Gallery The Chemin de By through Woods at Roches-Coutaut: St. Martin's Summer, 1880, Musuem of Fine Arts, Montreal The Bridge at Villeneuve-la-Garenne, 1872, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

The Banks of the Seine: Wind Blowing, 1894 Square in Argenteuil (rue de la Chaussée). 1872. Oil on canvas. Musée d'Orsay, Paris, France The Aqueduct at Marly. 1874. Oil on canvas. Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, OH, USA

Women Going to the Woods. 1866. Oil on canvas. Bridgestone Museum, Tokyo, Japan Village on the Banks of the Seine (Villeneuve-la-Garenne). 1872. Oil on canvas. The Hermitage, St. Petersburg, Russia Under the Bridge at Hampton Court. 1874. Oil on canvas. Kunstmuseum, Winterthur, Switzerland

 

 SISLEY, ALFRED (1839-1899), was an impressionist artist best known for his landscape paintings. Sisley captured a variety of moods in his landscapes, ranging from cheerfulness to melancholy. His best pictures are delicately painted and reveal a more spacious, airy feeling than those of his fellow impressionists. Sisley particularly excelled in portraying snowy and misty scenes. Sisley was born in Paris of English parents. In thè early 1860's, he studied in thè Paris studio of thè Swiss artist Charles Gleyre. There, Sisley met thè future impressionists Jean Frédéric Bazille, Claude Monet, and Pierre Auguste Renoir. Sisley's early pictures emphasized dark browns and greens. By 1870, he was using lighter colors and was painting more spontaneously. Sisley did his best work between 1870 and 1880.

 

Snow on the Road, Louveciennes (Chemin de la Machine). 1874. Oil on canvas. Private collection Snow at Louveciennes, 1874 Lane near a Small Town. 1864-65. Oil on canvas. Kunsthalle, Bremen, Germany

The Ile Saint-Denis. c.1872. Oil on canvas. Musée d'Orsay, Paris, France The St. Martin Canal in Paris. 1870. Oil on canvas. Oscar Reinhart Collection, Winterthur, Switzerland Fête Day at Marly-le-Roi (formerly The Fourteenth of July at Marly-le-Roi). 1875. Oil on canvas. Cecil Higgins Art Gallery, Bedford, UK Chemin de la Machine, Louveciennes. 1873. Oil on canvas. Musée d'Orsay, Paris, France

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