luminism

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noun, often capitalized lu·mi·nism \ˈlü-mə-ˌni-zəm\

Definition of luminism

  1. :  a theory or practice of realist landscape and seascape painting developed in the U.S. in the mid-19th century and concerned with the study and depiction of effects of light and atmosphere

luminist

play \ˈlü-mə-nist\ noun or adjective, often capitalized

Circa 1974

First Known Use of luminism

circa 1974


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