In this painting reproductions, Levitan tried to depict the light and airy sense of the birch forest under the sunlight, with distinct Impressionist style. The landscape paintings of Levitan were generally themed by the ordinary rural scenery, endowing the nature with the special meaning. The 24-year-old young painter became friends with the writer Chekhov and developed a good relationship. Under the inspiration of Chekhov, Levitan more closely contacted with characters with the democratic thoughts, making his own landscape art with contemporary significance.
His works showed the excitement, joy and confidence for life. The oil painting reproduction that Levitan created always had a monumental composition and simple and concise art language. He made highly generalization of the natural landscape to create a comprehensive image with deep thought of Russian nature.