The Regatta at Molesey by Sisley

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Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Musée d'Orsay
published on 18 May 2022

An 1874 oil on canvas, The Regatta at Molesey, by Alfred Sisley (1839-1899), the Franco-British impressionist painter. Painted at Molesey near Hampton Court, Sisley here captures the impression of flags caught in a breeze. The artist wrote, "These effects of light which have an almost material expression in nature must be rendered in material fashion on the canvas" (Howard, 87). (Musée d'Orsay, Paris)

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d'Orsay, M. (2022, May 18). The Regatta at Molesey by Sisley. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/15891/the-regatta-at-molesey-by-sisley/

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d'Orsay, Musée. "The Regatta at Molesey by Sisley." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 18, 2022. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/15891/the-regatta-at-molesey-by-sisley/.

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d'Orsay, Musée. "The Regatta at Molesey by Sisley." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 18 May 2022. Web. 04 Feb 2023.

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