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 (sĭs′lē, sĭz′-, sēs-lā′), Alfred 1839-1899.
British-born French impressionist painter noted for his outdoor scenes, including Boat During the Flood (1876).
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Sisley

(ˈsɪslɪ; French sislɛ)
n
(Biography) Alfred (alfrɛd). 1839–99, French painter, esp of landscapes; one of the originators of impressionism
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Sis•ley

(ˈsɪs li, sisˈleɪ)

n.
Alfred, 1839–99, French painter.
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