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overstockArt Berthe Morisot "Little Girls at the Window" Framed Oil Painting

Hand painted oil reproduction of a famous Marisot painting Little Girls at the Window . This is a remarkable oil painting with exceptional use of color, detail and brush strokes. Today the painting has been carefully recreated detail-by-detail, color-by-color to near perfection. Berthe Morisot was a painter and a member of the circle of painters in Paris who became known as the Impressionists. She was a leading female impressionist artist alongside Marie Bracquemond became known as the Impressionists. She was a leading female impressionist artist alongside Marie Bracquemond and Mary Cassatt. In 1864, she exhibited for the first time in the highly esteemed Salon de Paris. Sponsored by the government and judged by Academicians, the Salon was the official, annual exhibition of the Academie des beaux-arts in Paris. Her work was selected for exhibition in six subsequent Salons until, in 1874, she joined the "rejected" Impressionists in the first of their own exhibitions, which included Paul Cezanne, Edgar Degas, Claude Monet, Camille Pissarro, Pierre-Auguste Renoir and Alfred Sisley. It was held at the studio of the photographer Nadar. She became the sister-in-law of her friend and colleague, Edouard Manet, when she married his brother, Eugene. Frame Description: New Age Wood Frame - Black Finish. read more