The Biography and Artwork of Gustave Caillebotte

Caillebotte began his career as a landscape painter but soon expressed an interest in Impressionism.


Gustave Caillebotte (Epron Jean-François Gustave, 1848–1894) was a French painter and a member of the circle of painters identified as the Impressionists. He is famous for his paintings featuring urban scenes of Paris, especially scenes of the lively, colorful markets which were omnipresent in Paris during his lifetime.