Flowering Apple Trees, Eragny (1895) by Camille Pissarro

Flowering Apple Trees, Eragny - Camille Pissarro - 1895

Artwork Information

TitleFlowering Apple Trees, Eragny
ArtistCamille Pissarro
Art MovementImpressionism
Current LocationPrivate Collection

About Flowering Apple Trees, Eragny

The artwork titled “Flowering Apple Trees, Eragny” is an oil on canvas painting created by the artist Camille Pissarro in the year 1895. Reflecting the principles of the Impressionist movement, this landscape genre piece captures a serene natural setting. Currently, it resides within a private collection, evoking the charm and tranquility of the French countryside.

Depicted in the artwork is a bucolic scene bathed in natural light. The canvas is filled with a multitude of color flecks that come together to form a vibrant depiction of flowering apple trees in full bloom. The palette consists of a harmonious blend of whites, greens, and hints of pink within the blossom-laden branches, contrasted against a soft, muted sky. The technique exemplifies the distinctive brushwork and interest in capturing the fleeting effects of light that is characteristic of Impressionist painting. In the background, a variety of trees in assorted shades of green suggest the diversity of vegetation. Glimpses of structures are subtly integrated, showcasing human presence without dominating the natural surroundings. Noticeably, the canvas imbues a sense of calm and freshness emblematic of spring, inviting viewers to appreciate the simple beauty of the rural landscape.

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