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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 - Wikipedia

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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 ...

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 turned away from the fine finish and detail to which most artists aspired to capture the momentary, sensory effect of a scene ...

A beginner's guide to Impressionism | Impressionism | Realism ...

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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 ...

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 ...

Impressionist art & paintings, What is Impressionist art? Introduction ...

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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 ...

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 , ...