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A Bend in the River Loing

Photo credit: Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford

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In 1880, Sisley settled at Veneux-Nadon, near Moret, at the confluence of the Loing and the Seine, where he remained for the rest of his life. This view of a bend in the Loing is one which he painted on many occasions in the course of 1896 in all conditions of weather and in all seasons. This is one of the smallest and most summary of the series, rapidly painted with a full brush and signed in pencil.

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oil on canvas


H 38 x W 46 cm

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Bequeathed by Mrs W. F. R. Weldon, 1937

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