Eduard Manet, Argenteuil, les canotiers

argenteu 2The little village of Argenteuil by the Seine, easily reached from Paris by train, was a favourite of the Impressionists. They painted scenes of the changing outdoors and of  people in that relaxing ambiance.


dodatak za argent...The couple on the painting does not look happy and relaxed. Each of them seems to be absorbed in thoughts not to be shared and that have nothing to do with being together.