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The Estuary

Eugène Louis Boudin

The Estuary
3 0 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 20cm


Boudin strongly advocated the practice of painting out of doors. He advised the young Monet to work in the open air. The bright colour and atmospheric effects of compositions like this, painted on the north coast of France, link these little pictures to the work of the Impressionists.

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oil on panel

image © Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford

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