Impressionists and Railways
In addition to the traditional rural and urban landscapes; a number of painters portrayed industrial scenes. The smoke emanating from the stacks treated the same way as more natural features, such as fog, clouds, sunlight, dawn or dusk were depicted. Here are some examples by Monet, Manet, Bonnard, Pissarro and Caillebotte..
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