Impressionism

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andifricks
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166038
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Impressionism
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2012-08-14 17:52:36
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Impressionist painters and the movement itself
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  1. Impressionism
    • Relatively small, thin, yet visible brush strokes
    • Open composition
    • Emphasis on accurate depiction of light in its changing qualities (often accentuating the effects of the passage of time)
    • Common, ordinary subject matter
    • Inclusion of movement as a crucial element of human perception and experience
    • Unusual visual angles
  2. Mary Cassatt
    • Women
    • The bonds between mother and children
  3. Paul Cézanne
    • Impressionist-Post Impressionist
    • Vivid colors
  4. Edgar Degas
    • Paris life
    • Haunting colors
  5. Claude Monet
    • The Impressionist
    • Pastel colors

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