Watercolour is not especially difficult, but I must warn you to steer clear of those pretty English watercolourists, so skilful and alas so weak, and so often too truthful.
1883 Letter to his son Lucien, Jul.
Draw more and more oftenremember Degas.Camille Pissarro
Observe that it is a grave error to believe that all mediums of art are not closely tied to their time.Camille Pissarro
But as I see it, the most corrupt art is the sentimental the art of orange blossoms which make pale women swoon.Camille Pissarro