In a Villa by the Seaside
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One of the best French Impressionists, Berth Morisot not only painted the light of the moment, but captured the feelings and social context of a particular time and place in life - just as morning \"feels\" different than evening. Here, using a style much more abstracted than is usual for her, Morisot captures the carefree and bright feeling of summer holiday for the middle class; the joy of the child as she watches the boats in the harbor, the relaxation of the mother. Morisot evokes the simple pleasures of summer vacation, the expansive yet relaxing feeling of days at the seaside
Owner/Location: Unknown
Dates: 1874
Artist age:Approximately 33 years old.
Dimensions: Height: 50.2 cm (19.76 in.), Width: 61 cm (24.02 in.)
Medium: Unknown
Entered by: Member kitten on 04 August 2013.
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