Square in Argenteuil (rue de la Chaussée).
1872. Oil on canvas. Musée d'Orsay, Paris, France. More. [Order a Print][Order a Hand-Painted Reproduction]
Square in Argenteuil.
Sisley’s close friend Monet
had moved in December 1871 to the village of Argenteuil on the north bank of the Seine. Judging from the number of paintings of the village and the adjacent river, Sisley must often have visited Monet there and on at least two occasions the artists set up their easels side-by-side