Impressionist Painter Camille Pissarro. Review by Maite Rodriguez. Exhibition at the museum Thyssen-Bornemisza in Madrid. 4 June to 15 September 2013.
For the first time in Spain the museum Thyssen-Bornemisza presents a unique monographic exhibition of the famous impressionist and Neo Impressionist painter Camille Pissarro. Danish – French born, his paintings reflect an era embraced by such artists as Paul Cézanne and Paul Gauguin and are stylistically in the orbit of Impressionism.
The exhibition proudly displays 79 original paintings in chronological order, highlighting the places where the painter lived and worked. The exhibition concentrates on his landscape artwork which he painted whilst residing in Louveciennes, and Pontoise Eragny, however the last two rooms are dedicated to his urban landscapes which he painted in