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im·pres·sion·ism
[im-presh-uh-niz-uhm]
NOUN
1.
a theory and practice in literature that emphasizes immediate aspects of objects or actions without attention to details.
2.
a late-19th-century and early-20th-century style of musical composition in which lush harmonies, subtle rhythms, and unusual tonal colors are used to evoke moods and impressions.
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Impressionism is a 19th-century art movement characterized by relatively small, thin, yet visible brush strokes, open composition, emphasis on accurate ...

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A French 19th century art movement which marked a momentous break from tradition in European painting. The Impressionists incorporated new scientific ...

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In addition to their radical technique, the bright colors of Impressionist canvases were shocking for eyes accustomed to the more sober colors of Academic ...

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Impressionism is a 19th century artistic movement that swept much of the painting and sculpture styles of the period. It was not just a passing fad but has defined ...

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Tate glossary definition for impressionism: Approach to painting scenes of everyday life developed in France in the nineteenth century and based on the practice ...

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Impressionism: List of artists and index to where their art can be viewed at art museums worldwide.

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The impressionist style of painting is characterized chiefly by concentration on the general impression produced by a scene or object and the use of unmixed ...