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Washerwoman at the Bank of the Oise Near Valmondis
  • Charles François Daubigny
    born: Paris, France ; died: Paris, France
  • Washerwoman at the Bank of the Oise Near Valmondis, circa 1863–1873
  • Where object was made: France
  • oil on panel
  • Canvas/Support: 28.5 x 52 cm
    Canvas/Support: 11 1/4 x 20 1/2 in
  • Museum purchase: Helen Foresman Spencer Art Acquisition Fund
  • On view: Loo Gallery, 401, N1
  • 2002.0009
Label Text

River scene with two women doing their wash and a small boat in background. The gray-blue sky takes up the majority of the picture. The paint is applied with sketch brushstrokes.