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Impressionism is a 19th-century art movement that originated with a group of Paris-based artists whose independent exhibitions brought them to prominence ...

Impressionism: Art and Modernity | Essay | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art ...

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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 ...

Impressionism Movement, Artists and Major Works | The Art Story

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Artworks and artists: Impressionism can be considered to be the first distinctly Modern movement in painting. Developing in Paris in the 1860s, its influence ...

Impressionism - Art Movements

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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 ...

A beginner's guide to Impressionism | Impressionism | Khan Academy

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Guide to Impressionism | Paintings by Monet, Degas and Renoir ...

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Impressionism. The term 'Impressionist' was first used as an insult in response to an exhibition of new paintings in Paris in 1874. A diverse group of painters, ...

Impressionism | Tate

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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 ...

NGA - Impressionism - National Gallery of Art

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Overview. In 1874 a group of artists, calling themselves "Société Anonyme des Artistes, Peintres, Sculpteurs, Graveurs,"—roughly "Artists, Painters, Sculptors, ...

WebMuseum: Impressionism - Ibiblio

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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 ...

Impressionism and Impressionist Painters

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An history of the Impressionist Movement and biographies of the greatest painters of Impressionism : Manet, Pissarro, Degas, Monet, Renoir, Sisley, Bazille , ...

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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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