The Gardeners by Caillebotte

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Mark Cartwright
published on 13 May 2022
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An 1875-77 oil on canvas, The Gardeners, by Gustave Caillebotte (1848-96) the French impressionist painter. The artist was often keen to capture manual labourers and here he fits his figures into a typical composition of diagonals and receding lines that lead the eye into the far distance. (Private Collection)

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