Siesta by Pissarro

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Mark Cartwright
published on 08 April 2022
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An 1899 oil on canvas, Siesta, by Camille Pissarro (1830-1903), the Danish-French impressionist painter. An unusual subject given the artist's obsession with capturing the peasantry at work. (Private Collection)

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