Camille Pissarro, Father of Impressionism

Widely considered the father of Impressionism, Camille Pissarro's revolutionary approach to painting and thought-provoking compositions had a profound effect on his contemporaries and the entire future of Modern art. In this video, Bill Rau describes one of Pissarro's masterworks, "Haystacking in Eragny," depicting the hay harvest in the French village where Pissarro spent the later years of his life.