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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 ...

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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 ...

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 ...

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 | Tate

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Impressionism developed in France in the nineteenth century and is based on the practice of painting out of doors and spontaneously 'on the spot' rather than in  ...

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 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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