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Sisley, Alfred

Born: 1839 AD
Died: 1899 AD
Nationality: French
Categories: Painters

1839 – Born on the 30th of October in Paris.

1862 – He began his association with Claude Monet, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, and Jean-Frédéric Bazille.

1870-1871 – The Franco-German War brought financial ruin to the Sisley family and caused Sisley to flee temporarily to London.

         – Sisley was essentially a landscape painter.

1872-1880 – His best and most spontaneous work was done in the neighbourhood of Paris, at Marly, Louveciennes, Bougival, Sèvres, Saint-Cloud, and Meudon, at a time when he was in close touch with Monet.

1899 – Died on the 29th of January in Moret sur Loing.