luminarism

noun lu·mi·nar·ism \-nəˌrizəm\

Definition of luminarism

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  the concern with or skill in the portrayal of effects of light and shade in painting — compare pleinairism

  2. 2 often capitalized :  luminism 2

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Origin and Etymology of luminarism

luminarist + -ism


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