The dappled paint and use of light and shade reflects Pissarro’s Impressionistic roots in this artful view of the famous Pagoda in London’s Kew Gardens. The long shadows and stippling of orange suggest that day is lengthening into evening and the park has emptied of figures.


  • Title: The Pagoda, Kew
  • Creator: Lucien Pissarro
  • Date Created: 1919
  • Physical Dimensions: h 52.5, w 42.5 cm
  • Type: painting
  • Medium: oil on canvas
  • Art Genre: landscape
  • Art Form: painting
  • Support: canvas
  • Depicted Location: Kew Gardens, London
  • Depicted Topic: Pagoda, trees

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