Postimpressionism

noun Post·im·pres·sion·ism \ ˌpōst-im-ˈpre-shə-ˌni-zəm \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of Postimpressionism

:a theory or practice of art originating in France in the last quarter of the 19th century that in revolt against impressionism stresses variously volume, picture structure, or expressionism

Postimpressionist

play \ˌpōst-im-ˈpre-sh(ə-)nist\ adjective or noun

Postimpressionistic

play \ˌpōst-im-ˌpre-shə-ˈni-stik\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of postimpressionism

French postimpressionisme, from post- + impressionisme impressionism


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