Gustave Caillebotte (1848-1894)
“Le Pont L'Europe” (1876)
Oil on canvas
Located in the Musée du Petit Palais, Geneva, Switzerland
The image shows pedestrians in the Place de l'Europe in the 8th arrondissement of Paris. The plaza is a large bridge joining six avenues, each named for a European capital, over the railroad yards at Gare Saint-Lazare. The view is from the rue de Vienne, looking towards the center of the plaza.