Caillebotte's Ladies Wear Hats

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    Gustave Caillebotte (French, 1848–1894). Roses in the Garden at Petit Gennevilliers, 1886. Oil on canvas, 35 1/16 x 45 11/16 in. (89 x 116 cm). Private collection

    Caillebotte supervised the planting of elaborate gardens on his property at Petit Gennevilliers and corresponded with Claude Monet about horticulture. Monet had his extensive garden at Giverny. The woman in the painting has been identified as Charlotte Berthier, Caillebotte’s companion.

    Dominique Guillochon, mandalaybus, and 24 other people added this photo to their favorites.

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    1. Armagan Orki 62 months ago | reply

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    2. GioVision 62 months ago | reply

      I like it :)

    3. Tideswimmer 62 months ago | reply

      Very nice capture! The composition perfectly becomes its own painting by an old master.

    4. gérard lavalette 62 months ago | reply

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    5. Ming chai 62 months ago | reply

      " Wonderful Image " ! have a Nice Day ! Friend !

    6. Kees van Mansom 62 months ago | reply

      Love these kind of museum photos. Those two ladies look like they walked out of the painting.

    7. _Robert C_ 62 months ago | reply

      Fantastic Trish! It's as if these two women are about to step into the painting and become part of it.

    8. luluinnyc | Amy Dreher 62 months ago | reply

      nice capture! Only you see how things go together like this....

    9. Thatsanotherdory 62 months ago | reply

      What a wonderful moment.

    10. CVerwaal 62 months ago | reply

      What a catch..!!! They really, through your eyes and lens, create an entirely new piece of art. Great composition!!

    11. phoebe reid 62 months ago | reply

      I'm so glad that you "stalked" them for a bit ;-)
      This shot is just fantastic!

    12. -affetto*m 62 months ago | reply

      Great MYSTERY shot!
      Seen in It's_a_Mystery_to_Me!

    13. Kathryn♥Rose 62 months ago | reply

      i love your inclusions of these ladies in your pics...and i love their hats!

    14. gripspix (Sorry for being OFF!) 62 months ago | reply

      Superb!

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called 3hearts, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    15. onwatersedge 62 months ago | reply

      how fitting is this! great capture!

    16. Hetty 51 62 months ago | reply

      The two ladies fit so well in front of the painting, great outfits......

    17. Raymond Wealthy 59 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Let the sky kiss beauty by its breath, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    18. Trish Mayo 58 months ago | reply

      Thanks Brooklyn Museum!

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